We think you'll love it here. The best way to find out if UW-Whitewater is a fit for you is to spend some time on our southeastern Wisconsin campus.

We're excited to show you and your family around acres of green spaces and gardens, academic buildings, residence halls, sports complexes, and other UW-Whitewater campus highlights. 


How to visit UW-Whitewater

Campus tours allow you to see everyday college life in action. Here are a few ways to tour our Whitewater Campus. 

General Campus Visits

Warhawk Preview Days

This exciting program allows you to explore what it means to be a Warhawk! Meet with representatives from our academic colleges, explore our many areas of campus support, and learn about how to apply to UW-Whitewater. You’ll also hear from our current Warhawks as you experience a campus tour.

Dates: June 25, July 16, August 13

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Daily Campus Tours

UW-Whitewater campus tours are led by friendly, knowledgeable Warhawks who love sharing all UW-Whitewater has to offer. We offer tours of our main campus most weekdays and the occasional Saturday. 

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Virtual Tour with a Warhawk

Take a tour of the Whitewater campus from where you are! First, you’ll learn about academics, campus support, how to apply and Next Steps after admission at UW-Whitewater from our admissions team. Then, tour UW-Whitewater with a knowledgeable Warhawk who loves sharing all UW-Whitewater has to offer. You can also interact with us and ask questions using the chat function on your screen!

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Tours for Groups

This tour is designated for a group of 10 or more people who are affiliated with an organization outside of the Whitewater campus. We work with your team to come up with a date that fits your schedule. 

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Campus tours allow you to see everyday college life in action. Here are a few ways to tour our Rock County Campus.

UW-Whitewater at Rock County Warhawk Preview Days

Come to a UW-Whitewater at Rock County Warhawk Preview Day and explore the campus in your backyard. Visit us — in person — to find out how our exceptional instruction and commitment to students like you can put you on the path to where you want to go. Attend a preview to learn about campus, how to complete your application and take a tour.

Dates: June 29, July 27, August 10

Register for Rock County Warhawk Preview Day

Rock County Admitted Student Days

Learn more about the campus, take a tour, get your books and campus ID and meet other new students. Event is for new students who are registered for fall. 

Dates: June 29, July 27, August 10

Register for Rock County Admitted Student Day

    Tuesday Tours at Two

    Each week at 2 p.m., we offer tours of our Rock County campus lead by a knowledgeable Warhawk.  Bring a parent, friend or sibling if you wish. To take a tour, either stop by the campus any Tuesday at 2 p.m., call the Warhawk Solution Center at 608-758-6541 or email We'll ask for a few questions about your interests to help us tailor your needs. 

    Register for a Tuesday Tour @ 2

    Self-Guided Tour

    Can’t attend a Tuesday tour? Visit our campus at a time that is convenient for you and take a self-guided tour. Self-guided tours are available Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Instructions and materials for the tour are located on the tour table at the Hyatt Smith Hall entrance.

    Weekly Admissions Hours

    Virtual drop-in times for students and parents to connect with Sarah Harvey, Admissions Representative, via Webex. Ask questions about campus, the application, student opportunities or financial aid. Please join us every Wednesday at 12 p.m. using this link:

    Campus Videos

    Further explore UW-Whitewater at Rock County and all the opportunities we have to offer our students.

    Virtual College Tour: A 360° look at campus

    Let our friendly tour guide show you around campus, as you browse on your computer or mobile device. You’ll hit some of the most popular places on campus, from bustling recreation spaces to bright and airy learning facilities — and you’ll also see what our campus looks like as the seasons.

    Take the Virtual Tour »

    If you have questions about applying to UW-Whitewater, contact us »

    Planning to visit campus? Here are a few resources to help you find your way:

    Maps and Directions

    Visitor and Parking Services

    Where to Stay Near Campus

    While you’re close to campus, you might also want to check out our hometown of Whitewater, as well as explore more of southeastern Wisconsin. Our region is filled with lakes, prairies, forests — and plenty of outdoor recreation opportunities.

    Discover Whitewater — Official Website

    Kettle Moraine State Forest

    More to explore