Welcome Weekend at UW-Platteville brings together the campus and community. Students have the opportunity to explore campus and the Platteville community, participate in exciting events and activities, and get connected to UW-Platteville.

Last year's festivities began with new student move-in and student convocation, followed by a merchant scavenger hunt and welcome picnic. Additional activities include (but are not limited to): 

  • Shuttles throughout the community
  • Free bowling and movies at Platteville cinemas
  • Super Ball drop (you just have to see it)
  • Outdoor movie with pizza provided by local restaurants
  • Student organization involvement fair
  • Inflatable games
  • All campus Welcome Back Fest
  • AND MORE!!!

Welcome Weekend 2018 begins with move in day on Saturday, Sept. 1 and continues thru MondaySept. 3. Classes start on TuesdaySeptember 4, 2017.  The full schedule of events will be available on this page prior to June 1.

WW: Welcome Weekend

Welcome Weekend: 2018
  • Saturday, Sept. 1: Move-In Day
  • Sunday, Sept. 2: WW events
  • Monday, Sept. 3: WW events
  • Tuesday, Sept. 4: Classes begin

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