Opportunity from the Start

Founded in 1866, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville is a comprehensive, four-year public institution of higher education. At UW-Platteville, students will find challenging academics; specialized, renowned faculty; and notable alumni—in a supportive, safe setting that is perfect for learning.

Our world-class faculty conduct classes on three campuses—UW-Platteville, UW-Platteville Richland, and UW-Platteville Baraboo Sauk County—that serve the needs of the region. Together, we are leaders in science, technology, agriculture, and engineering fields, with unique initiatives in microsystems and nanotechnology, forensic investigation, and renewable energy. And, UW-Platteville is among the most affordable institutions in the state, so you’ll earn a degree in your chosen field at a lower cost.

As a UW-Platteville student, you’ll find opportunity for growth and satisfaction through research, internships, membership in professional clubs and student organizations, living learning communities, athletics, and so much more. 

Make UW-Platteville your first choice for an outstanding education that helps you build the future you want.