Fond du Lac Campus
Top 10 Reasons to Enroll at the Fond du Lac Campus
Study at a scenic, modern campus
The Fond du Lac campus recently underwent a multi-million-dollar renovation, which means students have the opportunity to grow and learn in the finest labs, classrooms and facilities. Outside of the classroom, students can enjoy the campus lake and scenic arboretum that surrounds the campus.
Get in touch with nature through the Gottfried Arboretum
The Fond du Lac campus sits next to the Gottfried Prairie and Arboretum, which features 42 acres of preserved native plant communities. Students can learn and enjoy this natural haven through classes, hikes and snowshoeing events.
Receive focused attention from faculty and staff
With a student population of around 400, the Fond du Lac campus offers a private school feel at a public school price. The campus’ exceptional faculty and staff make sure every student gets the instruction, guidance and attention they deserve.
Live and study in a central, convenient location
The Fond du Lac campus is located about an hour from Wisconsin’s largest cities – Green Bay, Madison and Milwaukee. That makes it easy for students to take a day or weekend trip to some of the state’s most popular destinations.
Attend or participate in a show in the Prairie Theater
The Prairie Theater at Fond du Lac campus is a state-of-the-art performance center that offers students the opportunity to perform in a number of theatrical and musical performances each year. These performances are a joint production put on by students, staff and community members, which provides an engaging, beneficial experience for all.
Get involved in a number of student organizations
College is a perfect opportunity for students to build on current interests, or find a whole new one. The Fond du Lac campus offers student organizations that cover a variety of interests and experiences including student government, bicycling, volunteering and more.
Play a college sport
Students on the Fond du Lac campus don’t have to leave the sports they love behind when they finish high school. They have the opportunity to participate on a Fond du Lac Competitive Sports team.
Experience Fond du Lac’s vibrant community on Lake Winnebago
Fond du Lac is a bustling, mid-size city situated on Lake Winnebago, Wisconsin’s largest inland lake. Lakeside Park is the centerpiece of the area, where students and community members alike enjoy swimming, fishing, boating and other outdoor activities.
Earn a four-year degree from a UW institution
The Fond du Lac campus is part of the University of Wisconsin system, which means students have the unique opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree without leaving campus. Students can earn a degree in engineering, nursing, organization administration and more thanks to agreements with UW-Platteville, UW-Milwaukee and the UW System.
Receive generous scholarships from the UWO-Fond du Lac Foundation
Students at Fond du Lac campus of UW Oshkosh can take advantage of thousands of dollars in scholarships thanks to generous alumni, staff and community organizations. It’s one more way UW Oshkosh makes higher education affordable and accessible for all.