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The College Tour

Watch as UW-Stevens Point is highlighted during Season 11 of The College Tour.

One of America’s Best Values for Purpose-Driven Education

UW-Stevens Point is on a mission to reimagine the world. One student at a time. We are scientists, doctors, environmentalists, entrepreneurs, artists, and more, here to empower you to become what only you can be. At a price that is surprisingly affordable.

At a Glance

Safest
UW college town according to Niche and SafeWise
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Top 8% in the nation for universities who are preparing low-income students for the workforce
Top
producing institution for Fulbright U.S. Scholars

HIT SUBMIT ON YOUR APPLICATION TODAY!

Take the next step in discovering your purpose by submitting your UWSP application for Fall 2024. Apply to UWSP at no cost using the Common Application, or make us a top choice on the UW System Application and it’s free!

Learn more about how you can fund your education by exploring our scholarship website.

Discover Your Purpose Quiz

Your Climb Begins Here

Propel your journey of self-discovery with our Discover Your Purpose quiz. Find your unique talents and explore career possibilities. Your first step is only a click away.

ADVANCE YOUR PURPOSE WITH A HIGHER DEGREE

GRADUATE SCHOOL

With more than 30 advanced degree programs across four colleges, our distinguished faculty are experts in their fields. Think of them as learning partners, here to help you take your career to staggering new heights.

Our Campuses

Wisconsin’s heartland is a place like no other. From snowboarding to kayaking, hiking to biking, locally-sourced food to artisanship, our campuses are steeped in rich experiences of culture and nature. Places like this really do exist.
Stevens Point campus at night.

Stevens Point

Our extraordinary 406-acre flagship campus in Stevens Point is renowned for its scenic beauty, but its diverse range of cultural, athletic and social landscapes are every bit as breathtaking.
An outdoor photo of our STEM building at UW-Stevens Point at Marshfield.

Marshfield

Picture state-of-the-art living and learning facilities nestled within an idyllic small-town setting and it’s easy to see why so many seek a world-class education at our Marshfield campus.
Wausau main campus building outside on a sunny day.

Wausau

In a park-like setting just steps from the Wisconsin River, our Wausau campus offers a vibrant, educational community that just so happens to be in the heart of a city full of inspiration.
A student at a picnic table smiling and typing on a laptop computer with a coffee next to him.

Online

UW-Stevens Point offers the freedom of learning 100% online with accredited programs, individual courses, and continuing education options.

Where Your Point of Transformation Begins

Learning at UW-Stevens Point is fueled by an abundance of uncommon experiences, both inside and outside the classroom. We stand out from the others. You will, too.
Political science students in a lecture with a professor at the Chemistry Biology Building outdoor classroom.

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

Our faculty are renowned educators, researchers and scholars, with a high number holding a Ph.D. They inspire curiosity in rigorous academic programs, many of which are accredited. Behind every Pointer is a team of teachers, mentors, and advisors, preparing students for stand-out careers.
A student standing in front of a Native American mural.

EQUITY, DIVERSITY, INCLUSION

Our Stevens Point campus occupies the lands of the Ho-Chunk and Menominee people. We open our doors to people from all walks of life, from all over the world. Embracing our differences is the Point way. Here, you will find a sense of belonging that feels like home.
Students in the paper science and engineering lab with professor teaching them.

LEARNING BY DOING

Transformation happens when classroom learning teams up with first-hand experiences. From internships to community service, student clubs to study abroad, research to athletics, our students graduate with the leadership and critical thinking skills to harness their potential.
Students in a biology class inside the Tropical Conservatory.

SUSTAINABILITY

Point is known globally for its groundbreaking work to preserve the planet. We show communities how to live sustainably while thriving with culture, innovation, wellness and nature. From locally-sourced food to 100% renewable electricity, outdoor reserves to our bee-friendly campus, we bring the gold to green living.
UW-Stevens Point is ranked among the best public universities in the Midwest, according to U.S. News and World Report.