Referral services

A page within Student Life

UWL’s mission statement states, UWL “provides a challenging, dynamic, and diverse learning environment in which the entire university community is fully engaged in supporting student success."

Connecting students with appropriate and meaningful resources across campus and in the La Crosse community is the foundation of our Advocacy and Empowerment services. Student Life Staff will work with each student to learn about their situation and try to find the best resource to provide support.

Below is a list of the common concerns student have and some resources that may be able to support the student, this is not an exhaustive list and we welcome the opportunity to meet and discuss which resource may be best for you!

Academic Concerns

Unsure about major/class registration expanding section

Academic Advising Center

Needing academic accommodations expanding section


Transcripts and academic policy questions expanding section

Records and Registration

Financial Concerns

Struggling with financial concerns expanding section

Office for Financial Aid

Housing and Food Insecurity/Resources

Questions about your bill expanding section

Cashier's Office

Budgeting and money management expanding section

It Make$ Cents!

Personal/Social Concerns

Witnessed hate or biased related incident expanding section

Research and Resource Center for Campus Climate

Resources for students of color expanding section

Office of Multicultural Student Services

Resources for first generation students expanding section

First generation students are students whose parents did not complete a four-year degree. 

Student Support Services

Working through a roommate conflict expanding section

Residence Life Office (for on-campus students)

  • Contact your Resident Assistant (RA) or Hall Director, they will be happy to help you
  • Website:
  • Email:
  • Phone: 608-785-8075
  • Location: 1500 La Crosse Street (Northeast side of Eagle Hall)

Student Life Office (for off-campus students)

Health Concerns

Not sure where to go when sick? expanding section

Student Health Center 


Feelings stressed, anxious, depressed? expanding section

Counseling and Testing Center