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Student success

students with faculty advisor

Academic

Academic advising

Academic Advising (campus-wide information)
Questions about academic advising? Not sure where to go? Start here!

Tutoring

Tutoring schedule
Use this handy tool to find out when subjects you're interested in offer tutoring help. Use the checkboxes to select your subjects and pick a day to find a time that works for you.

Murphy Learning Center (MLC)
Tutoring, Writing Center, Public Speaking.   All UW-La-Crosse students can receive free tutoring services in a variety of courses, as well as utilize the Writing Center and the Center for Public Speaking at the MLC.   In addition to on-site tutoring they can also direct you to tutoring offered by other campus departments.

Office of Multicultural Student Services (OMSS)

The OMSS peer tutoring program provides free course specific tutoring to multicultural UWL undergraduate students upon request.

Student Support Services (SSS)
SSS provides personal, academic and career support services to low income and first generation college students, as well as students with disabilities.

English as a Second Language (ESL Institute)

The ESL Institute at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse endeavors to help students develop the necessary academic skills, English language skills, and cross-cultural competence to be successful in a university setting.

Accommodations, study skills and time management

ACCESS center
ACCESS center collaborates with students with disabilities to identify, reduce, or eliminate barriers to obtaining education within the most integrated settings possible.

Study skills and time management
Academic skills, self-assessments, stress management and much more

Internships

Career Services
Eagle Opportunities: Internship & Employment, Determine Career Goals, Resumes, Cover Letters & Interviewing

students playing basketball outside

Health & safety

Safety

Blue Light Emergency Phones
Map of blue light emergency phones on campus.  In case of an emergency simply press the button on the blue light phone and it will connect you with University Police.  

Report a Concern (where to begin)

Safe Ride Program
The Safe Ride bus offers a safe ride between downtown and campus on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights. There are stops on and off campus, around town and downtown, which are marked with a maroon and silver Safe Ride bus sign.

University Police

Violence Prevention
Student Life: Violence Prevention  is here to assist you with advocacy, information, and support, so that you can make informed choices about the options available to you in situations such as, sexual assault, stalking, violence or abuse in a relationship.. Services are free, confidential, and available to all UWL students, faculty, and/or staff members.

Health

Student Health Center
Located on the UWL campus (across from Whitney Center) and is open to UWL students and supported by your student fees, making the services available to you a no or low cost.

Counseling
Caring, compassionate, and confidential.  On campus counseling services available to UWL students free of charge.

Wellness Resource Center
Empowers students and staff by providing them with the knowledge and tools necessary to lead a healthy, balanced lifestyle. 

Athletics, Fitness, and Recreation
Intercollegiate Athletics, Intramural Sports, Outdoor Connection, Recreational Eagle Center (REC)

students walking and biking on campus

Transition to college life

Involvement

MyOrgs
Want to get involved? Check out all of the recognized UWL student organizations on MyOrgs, the online student organization hub.

Residence Life and RHAC
Residence Hall Association Council, or R.H.A.C., is a student run organization that serves residents by advocating for their best interests and concerns.

Student Association
Student Association is the student governing body at UWL. Become involved with Student Association and let your voice be heard.

First-year and First generation

First-Year Experience
Student Life Office: First -Year Experience assists all new students and their families as they transition into college and continue to be successful students..

Diversity resources
Resources and services provided for UWL students who identify as First Generation, Returning Adult, Veterans, Racial & Ethnic Minority, International, LGBTIQQAA

Multicultural, International, LGBTIQQA

Diversity resources
Resources and services provided for UWL students who identify as  Racial & Ethnic Minority, International, LGBTIQQA, First Generation, Returning Adult, and Veteran.

English as a Second Language (ESL Institute)

The ESL Institute at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse endeavors to help students develop the necessary academic skills, English language skills, and cross-cultural competence to be successful in a university setting. 

Money matters

Financial Information
Financial Aid, Student Bill & Cashier's Office, It Makes Cents

Transfer, Returning Adult & Veteran

Transfer and Veteran Student Coordinator
Academic advisement to new student veteran and transfer students on campus.  

College of Science and Health
Information specifically for transfer students whose majors are part of the College of Science and Health.

Financial Aid transfer student checklist

Adult learners (returning adult students)

Veteran services
Veterans benefits, veteran specific resources, and the Veterans Center.

Diversity resources
Resources and services provided for UWL students who identify as Returning Adult, Veteran, Racial & Ethnic Minority, International, LGBTIQQA and First Generation.