UW Oshkosh is in the heart of the 67,500+ Oshkosh community on a 173.5 acre campus with 52 buildings.

UW Oshkosh intercollegiate sports teams

have won 46 national championships.

More than 85,000 alumni

call UW Oshkosh their alma mater.

There are more than 170

student organizations and clubs at UW Oshkosh.

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh—Where Excellence and Opportunity Meet

With 60 undergraduate majors, more than 100 minors, 15 graduate programs and a doctoral program, UW Oshkosh is your place to find your path, grow your world, learn to lead and succeed.

As the third largest university in the state with more than 14,500 students, UW Oshkosh provides opportunities to explore your interests and passions.

Achieve your goals with a UW Oshkosh degree. Explore passions through student organizations, internships, graduate assistantships and student-faculty collaborations. UW Oshkosh has resources for traditional, adult nontraditional students, veterans, graduate and international students.



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Number of Students


Student Clubs and Organizations

70 percent

of UW Oshkosh students receive some form of financial aid

Admissions Events and Deadlines

  1. Health and Science Preview Day

    October 9 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  2. Midwest Student Exchange Program Visit Day

    October 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  3. Communication and Media Preview Day

    October 16 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Welcome to UW Oshkosh!

The UW Oshkosh campus is located along the beautiful Fox River and is within walking distance of downtown shops, cafes and cultural venues. Spanning 173.5 acres—but only a 10-minute walk from one side of campus to the other—UWO is constantly growing and evolving to meet the needs of its students.

Academic Resources


At UW Oshkosh, students can use the Writing Center, Math Lab, Center for Academic Resources, Reading Study Skills Center and more.

Learn more about academic resources at UWO…

UW Oshkosh Student Life

UW-Oshkosh Titans football defeated UW-River Falls 37-7.

Students can get involved in more than 150 student organizations and clubs, Greek Life and attend athletic events for FREE.

Learn more about UW Oshkosh student life…

Oshkosh Life


More than 66,700 residents call Oshkosh home. The city hosts nearly 1,000 events a year and has three museums.

Learn more about living in Oshkosh…

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Meet Your Classmates!

FB-f-Logo__blue_512 Class of 2020 (High School seniors graduating in 2016)

Amanda is a double psychology and women and gender studies major with a minor in Spanish.


Jenna is a senior at UW Oshkosh, majoring in Journalism.


Sebiana is a senior looking forward to majoring in human services and minoring in psychology and Spanish.


Jon is a junior majoring in radio-tv-film.


Contact the UW Oshkosh Admissions Office

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2423 | Oshkosh, WI 54903-2423
Phone: (920) 424-3164 | Fax: (920) 424-1207
Email: admissions@uwosh.edu
Office Location:  800 Algoma Blvd. | Dempsey Hall, Room 135
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