Stephanie A Young

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Contact Info

1 University Plz
Platteville, WI 53818-3001

Campuses and Colleges

  • UW-Platteville

Department Info

Food Safety Manager


Professional Background

What is a registered dietitian nutritionist?

A registered dietitian nutritionist is a food and nutrition expert who qualifies for the RDN credential by meeting a number of academic and professional requirements including completing a bachelor’s degree with coursework approved by an accreditation council, completing an accredited practice program (internship), passing a national registration exam, and completing continuing professional education requirements to maintain registration. Registered dietitian nutritionists also may need to be licensed or certified in their state of practice (Wisconsin- CD). For more information visit".

Do you have questions about nutrition?  Do you have dietary needs? 

Stephanie is here to assist students with nutrition questions.  She can help you find safe options that fit within your dietary requirements, as well as explain allergen-friendly practices, provide information on common accommodations, steer you to other resources, and advocate changes important to your dining experience.  Contact Stephanie at or call 608-342-7334.

Stephanie also provides nutrition counseling using a weight-inclusive, non-diet approach.

Stephanie can help with: 

  • Food Allergies & Dietary Needs
  • Different eating patterns
  • Balanced Meals & Wellness
  • Eating Disorder Support

Stephanie started her education here at UW-Platteville with a degree in Physical Education and Health in 2006. After teaching in Phoenix, AZ for two years she found a highly valued interest in nutrition. She completed her undergraduate degree in nutrition and dietetics in 2011 and her graduate degree and dietetic internship in 2013, both at Northern Illinois University. Stephanie lives in Platteville with her family.