Why choose the Fox Cities Campus?

Here are just a few reasons why the Fox Cities campus could be the college for you!

1) Live in the thriving Fox Cities area

The Fox Cities campus is located in Menasha, Wisconsin, near the beautiful Lake Winnebago. Students can live and study in this thriving town that’s just a short drive away from some of the state’s major cities like Green Bay, Madison and Milwaukee.

2) Take a trip among the stars at the Barlow Planetarium

The Barlow Planetarium on the Fox Cities campus has been entertaining students and community members alike for 18 years. Visitors can attend astronomy night, see a laser show and learn about the secrets of our universe right on campus.

3) Or get to know our planet a little better at the Weis Earth Science Museum

The Weis Earth Science Museum gives visitors hands-on experience and a chance to learn more about our own planet. Visitors get an all-encompassing look at our world from fossils to earthquakes, and Fox Cities campus students get in for free.

4) Receive personalized attention from faculty and staff

With a student population of around 1700, the Fox Cities 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.

5) Earn thousands of dollars in scholarships from the Fox Cities campus Foundation

Students at the Fox Cities campus can earn thousands of dollars in scholarships to pay for college thanks to the Fox Cities campus Foundation. The affordable tuition and generous scholarships are just a couple ways the Fox Cities campus makes higher education affordable.

6) Play a college sport

Students on the Fox Cities campus don’t have to leave the sports they love behind when they finish high school. They have the opportunity to play a college sport as part of the Fox Cities Cyclones athletic teams.

7) Get a four-year engineering degree without leaving campus

The Fox Cities campus is part of the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, which means students have the unique opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree through the Collaborative Degree Program. Students can earn a degree in engineering, nursing, organization administration and more thanks to partnerships with UW-Platteville, UW-Milwaukee and the UW System.

8) Live in Fox Village student housing

Students interested in experiencing all college has to offer can choose to live in Fox Village student housing. The apartments are located just steps from campus and provide modern amenities, weekly events and plenty of opportunities to make lifelong friendships.

9) Check out art exhibits, theater productions or concerts at the Communications Arts Center

The Communication Arts Center is a state-of-the-art facility that hosts an art gallery and several musical and theater productions each year. Students and community members alike come together to enjoy these unique attractions.

Contact Us

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Fox Cities Campus
1478 Midway Road
Menasha, WI 54952
  (920) 832-2600