STEM Career Exploration Day gives students in grades 10-12 exposure to the different career opportunities within the STEM field. Come join us for a fun, engaging event for students to learn about majors, programs, and opportunities in a variety of STEM fields.  

YES! You can have an English degree but still work in a STEM related career! The possibilities are endless. 

Why should I attend? 

  • Explore STEM careers in agriculture, biology, industrial studies, criminal justice, theater, art, engineering, computer science, and sustainability and renewable energy systems 
  • Select a workshop track that pairs three interactive workshops facilitated by UW-Platteville faculty  
  • Enjoy working with college students and touring campus  


Participation in this event will be first come, first served, and is limited to 15 registered students plus 1 chaperone for up to 9 schools. Chaperones may be teachers, school counselors, or other administrators. The registration deadline is Feb. 8.

After Feb. 21, if we are not at capacity for this event, we will contact you to see if you have additional students who would like to participate.

Educator Registration Form

STEM Career Exploration Day


Time Event Location
8:30–9 a.m. Check-in Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall
9–10 a.m. Welcome and introduction Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall
10–10:50 a.m. Workshop 1 Various locations
11–12 p.m. Lunch Stations, Bridgeway Commons
12–12:50 p.m. Workshop 2 Various locations
1–1:50 p.m. Workshop 3 Various locations
2–2:15 p.m. Closing Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall
2:15–3:15 p.m. Optional campus tour  

Workshop Tracks

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