- Small classes and one-on-one faculty attention have been Parkside's hallmark
- The Parkside campus set on 700 acres of natural Wisconsin prairie and woodland
- Proudly, we have the most diverse student body of the 4-year UW System
About This CampusWhile we have over 41 majors, here are some award-winning programs producing amazing results for our students:
COMPUTER SCIENCE: 99% of CS graduates employed in their field with many having gained experience in the university "App Factory. The App Factory is a creative professional group of students/faculty who create mobile apps for community clients.
APPLIED HEALTH: Students are well prepared for a health field proven by a 89% success rate of graduate acceptance into professional schools.
CRIMINAL JUSTICE: Ranked #21 program in the nation, our faculty are committed to providing the CJ students with the knowledge and skills to improve the justice system, evaluate the effectiveness of criminal justice practices, and elevate fair and ethical principles in their communities.
THEATER ARTS: More than just actors, theater students are members of a professional theater training company in charge of props, stage concept and design, costume design, sound, direction, and more.
Location InformationTo the North is Milwaukee (45 minutes); to the South, Chicago (60 minutes). On our East is great Lake Michigan; and to the West, one of the most beautiful parks in Wisconsin! UW-Parkside is an ideal location to access exciting urban environments while benefiting from a scenic and safe campus.
Helpful InformationUW-Parkside is best enjoyed when students have access to their own transportation.