150+ years of academic excellence and so many opportunities for success

Founded in 1866 as the first teacher preparatory institution in the state of Wisconsin, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville has a legacy of academic excellence that has helped thousands of students find their direct path to success. Today, UW-Platteville offers 40+ academic programs designed to help every student succeed professionally and personally.

Programs are offered through three colleges: College of Business, Industry, Life Science and Agriculture (BILSA), College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science (EMS), and College of Liberal Arts and Education (LAE).

At UW-Platteville, you’ll enjoy the advantages of a large university in a small, supportive, and safe environment:

  • Challenging academics
  • Opportunities for undergraduate research
  • State-of-the-art labs and facilities
  • Renowned faculty

Plus, since tuition ranks among the lowest in the UW System, you’ll get a world-class education for a lot less.


to ensure continued educational excellence

Academic excellence

since 1866

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