A Leading University in Wisconsin
Since 1866, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville has been a regional leader among 4-year colleges with challenging academics; renowned faculty; and notable alumni. And our faculty, staff, and students are applying their research and skills to impact our communities in a positive way.
On the UW-Platteville campuses, you will find we are leaders in science, technology, agriculture, and engineering fields, with unique initiatives in microsystems and nanotechnology, forensic investigation, and renewable energy. We are applying this expertise to be here for you, now and in the future.
Find new opportunities at Baraboo Sauk County
UW-Platteville offers students the opportunity to earn a BBA in management and much more on the Baraboo Sauk County campus.
13% Increase in Freshman Class
UW-Platteville welcomed a large first-year class for its 157th academic year.
UW-Platteville Chancellor Search
Dr. Tammy K. Evetovich was chosen as the 15th chancellor in UW-Platteville history on April 25, 2023.
Sesquicentennial Hall, opened in Fall 2022, joined Busby Hall of Engineering to create a 200,000 square foot complex to support interdisciplinary engineering and computer science.
An affordable college experience
For the third consecutive year, the UW-Platteville Foundation celebrated record fundraising, helping us achieve our mission of making college more affordable for more students.
Discover what makes us unique among Midwest colleges
Check out our virtual tours featuring interactive elements, messages from faculty and students, and 360-degree photos.
Ranked at the top of colleges in Wisconsin for best value
Tuition that ranks among the most affordable in the state and opportunities that rival more expensive universities and private institutions make UW-Platteville a smart investment.
A leading university in Wisconsin for hands-on experience
Every year, students participate in the annual Holiday Toy Hack, where they modify toys to be more accessible for children with special needs, before donating to local families and organizations.