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Experience the University of Wisconsin-Platteville! Come for a visit and find out what the campus, faculty, staff and students have to offer. While you are here, take a campus tour to explore the places you’ll eat, sleep, learn and have fun.

Whether you’re just starting your college search process, already been admitted or somewhere in between, UW-Platteville offers a variety of visit options for everyone. Discover why every day is a great day to be a Pioneer.


Daily campus visits provide the best opportunity for personalizing your visit, including a college-specific campus tour. These visits are available by appointment on weekdays and select Saturdays throughout the academic year.

Register for a Daily Campus Visit.

Summer Daily Campus Visit Schedule

  • 10:15 am:  Check in at Office of Admissions (Ullsvik Hall)
  • 10:30 am:  Information Session
  • 11:00 am:  Walking tour of campus
  • 12:00 pm:  Lunch on campus
  • 1:00 pm:  Meeting with Academic College Representative (various locations)

Register for a Daily Campus Visit



Come and check out UW-Platteville during one of our Pioneer Previews. These large group events offer a wide range of information and activities, including a student services fair, a general campus tour and an Ask the Experts panel.

Register for a Pioneer Preview.

Pioneer Preview Schedule

  • 8:00 - 9:30 am:  Check-in, Student Services Fair and continental breakfast (Ullsvik Hall, Velzy Commons; Bldg 36 on campus map)
  • 9:30 am:  Welcome
  • 9:45 am:  Admission information session
  • 10:00 am:  Residence Life "Guide to Living on Campus"
  • 10:10 am:  Academic and Career Advising Center
  • 10:25 am:  Ask the Experts Panel
  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm:  Walking tour of campus and lunch at Bridgeway Commons (Bridgeway Commons; Bldg 3 on campus map)
  • Lunch is complimentary for prospective students and $4.25 for guests.
  • 1:00 - 2:00 pm:   Faculty presentations (Ullsvik Hall, Velzy Commons; Bldg 36 on campus map)
  • 2:00 - 3:00 pm:  Residence Life open house

Register for a Pioneer Preview


Tri-State Initiative TSI Day


If you are a resident of Illinois or Iowa, be sure to join us for one of our TSI Days. TSI Days are a great way to experience UW-Platteville, learn more about the TSI tuition savings program and talk with current TSI students.

TSI Day Schedule of Events

  • 9:00-9:45am:  Check in and breakfast, Ullsvik Hall
  • 9:45am:  Welcome and overview
  • 10:05am:  Campus information session
  • 10:40am:  Q&A Panel with current students, campus staff, and parents of Pioneers!
  • 11:00am:  Campus tour and lunch
  • 1:00pm:  Faculty led academic presentations
  • 2:00-3:30pm:  Residence hall open house

Register for TSI Day



STEM Visit Day takes place in the spring during our annual Engineering, Math, and Science Expo. This an open-house event allows current college students and faculty to share projects and open lab spaces with you through demonstrations, exhibits, workshops, and contests.

Learn more about the EMS Expo and/or register for STEM Visit Day.

STEM Visit Day Schedule

  • 9:00-9:15am: Check-in to the Admission Office, Ullsvik Hall
  • 9:15-10:45am:  Explore Engineering Expo: Walk through EXPO to see current student projects and activities for all ages
  • 11:00-11:30am:  Information Session (University Rooms​, Markee Pioneer Student Center)
  • 11:30am-1:30pm:  Campus tour and Lunch

Register for STEM Visit Day


Specialty Visit


Interested in attending class or shadowing a UW-Platteville student? Special arrangements can be made by contacting Admission and Enrollment Services at 1.877.UWPLATT or

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PSS: Travel Time to Platteville

Travel Time
To Platteville from:
Dubuque, IA
Madison, WI
Cedar Rapids, IA
Quad Cities
LaCrosse, WI
Milwaukee, WI
Peoria, IL
Wausau, WI
Des Moines, IA
Chicago, IL
Green Bay, WI
Minneapolis, MN
20 min
1.25 hours
1.5 hours
1.5 hours
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3.0 hours
3.0 hours
3.5 hours
3.5 hours
3.5 hours
4.0 hours
5.0 hours

PSS: Upcoming Campus Visit Days

Upcoming Events

Daily Campus Visits

  • Offered on weekdays when classes are in session

Fall 2015 Events

  • Friday, Sept. 11: Transfer Visit Day
  • Friday, Oct. 2: Transfer Visit Day
  • Saturday, Oct. 3: Pioneer Preview
  • Monday, Oct. 12: TSI Day
  • Friday, Nov. 6: Transfer Visit Day
  • Saturday, Nov. 14: Pioneer Preview
  • Friday, Dec. 4: Transfer Visit Day
  • Saturday, Dec. 5: Saturday Visit


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