Pioneers Bucket List

Students playing guitar
Open Mic Night

During your years here at UW-Platteville, utilize the following list to do a few (or all) of the items on the list. It will help you get to know your campus better each time you complete one of the tasks!

  • Visit the  Academic Support Program office on the 3rd floor of Brigham Hall
  • Play sand volleyball at the Circle
  • Eat a walking taco
  • Climb to the top of the World’s Largest “M”
  • Visit the Pioneer Farm
  • Skip a rock in the Memorial Park stream
  • Shake Pioneer Pete’s hand
  • Cheer on the Pioneers at Bo Ryan Court
  • Join at least one of the 200+ student clubs or organizations
  • Visit friends at every residence hall on campus
  • Attend a concert, a Pioneer Players production, or Performing Arts Series
  • Paint your face for a home football game
  • Rock the Ralph at a Pioneer Football Game (Ralph E. Davis Pioneer Stadium)
  • Try Mongolian Grill at the Pioneer Crossing (lunch option on Fridays during the academic year)
  • Relax in the Alumni Lounge at the Markee
  • Ask a reference librarian at Karrmann Library for help researching a topic
  • See a parade on Main Street (Homecoming or Dairy Days)
  • Learn about Chinese culture through a Confucius Institute event or workshop
  • Take an interesting elective just for fun
  • Attend a Career Fair as a freshman or sophomore
  • Play a round of disc golf on our fantastic Disc Golf course
  • Play one season of each intramural sport on campus
  • Go on an adventure with the Outdoor Recreation Department
  • Join a Sport Club while at UW-Platteville
  • Develop a workout routine using the PAC Fitness Center
  • Volunteer on campus or in the community
  • Order egg rolls from the Asian Club—they deliver!
  • Check out an exhibit in the Nohr Gallery
  • Attend PACCE Poster Day in the fall and spring
  • Attend an entrepreneurship competition
  • Send an editorial to The Exponent to support something you believe in
  • Attend a $1 Movie Night
  • Attend an Education Abroad informational meeting to see if studying abroad is for you
  • Ride a mechanical bull
  • Have fun at a Friday Night Club
  • Make the dean’s list
  • Ride the entire campus shuttle route
  • Participate in a Relay for Life
  • Attend the Distinguished Lecturer every year at UW-Platteville
  • Connect with professor outside of the classroom
  • Laugh hysterically at a Stand Up Saturday
  • Visit the Academic and Career Advising Center and find out ways they can help you with your résumé, or help you find an internship or job!
  • Participate (or contribute to) a pie-throwing contest
  • Count the number of squirrels you see on your way to class
  • Attend a Stop the Hate seminar
  • Purchase lunch from a brat sale hosted by an organization
  • Attend a student senate meeting and voice your opinion on a campus issue
  • Show your Pioneer spirit with a UW-Platteville item from the University Bookstore
  • Determine what is your favorite beverage at the Perk or Hickory & Main
  • Vote in campus elections (Homecoming, Student Senate)
  • Participate on an intramural team
  • Greet a new family who is touring campus
  • Bike the trail to Wal-Mart
  • Become a conversational partner for an international student so they can practice English
  • Register to vote while at Platteville
  • Host a music show on WSUP
  • Attend Hmong Thanksgiving Dinner
  • Participate in Ebony Weekend
  • Attend Platteville Dairy Days
  • Spend the day at Engineering Expo

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Academic Support Programs
3rd floor Brigham Hall
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818

Tel: 608.342.1081
Fax: 608.342.6102

Check out all of the Academic Support Program Resources!

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