​Admitted Student Day

March 2, 2019
March 9, 2019

Schedule Your Visit

Congratulations again on your acceptance to the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point! We are excited for you to take the next steps and join us for this exclusive event with other incoming students.

This event is open to admitted students at all three UW-Stevens Point campuses. If admitted to UW-Stevens Point at Wausau or UW-Stevens Point at Marshfield, students will be able to learn about services available to them once they transition to main campus.

What is Admitted Student Day?

This day provides an opportunity for admitted students and guests to unite as a Pointer family and confirm their decision to call UW-Stevens Point HOME! Throughout this day, you will be able to familiarize yourself with campus, connect with future and current classmates, and most importantly…HAVE FUN.         

  • Meet other admitted students
  • Learn about why current students love UWSP
  • Participate in a student organization fair
  • Interact with professionals from our campus resources
  • Tour our campus and community in a way you haven't before
  • Donate non-perishable food items to the on campus food pantry; The Cupboard. Last year, our admitted students donated 790 pounds of food!
  • View a tentative schedule HERE!

Things to Know Before You Visit:

  • Participants will be among the first students to learn when sign-up for New Student Registration (STAR) will be available. New Student Registration is held in June and will be required for all incoming first-year students. 
  • Lunch: Eat in our a’ la cart food court. They accept both cash and debit/credit card - OR - bring 2 non-perishable food items per person to donate to on our campus food pantry to recieve a $8.00 meal coupon for the day!
  • This is an optional event available only for 2019 first-year students
  • Parking: All campus lots are open and free on Saturdays. You do not need to plug the meters in any lot on Saturdays. The lots are referenced on your map and driving directions below. Parking is encouraged in Lot R. A campus map can be found here.

Driving Directions to UW-Stevens Point:

  • From Green Bay and eastern Wisconsin
    Take Highway 29 to Wausau, then I-39/ Hwy 51 south to Stevens Point. Take exit 159 and drive west on Stanley Street into the city. The parking lots are referenced on your campus map.

    OR Take Highway 41 to Appleton , then Highway 10 west from the Fox River Valley. Then follow Highway 66 west into Stevens Point. The parking lots are referenced on your campus map.


  • From Madison and southern Wisconsin
    Take I-39/Hwy 51 north to Stevens Point. Take exit 159 and drive west on Stanley Street into the city. The parking lots are referenced on your campus map.


  • From the Milwaukee area
    Take I-94 west and north to I-39/Hwy 51 above Madison. Take I-39/Hwy 51 north to Stevens Point . Take exit 159 and drive west on Stanley Street into the city. The parking lots are referenced on your campus map.


  • From Minneapolis/St. Paul and western Wisconsin
    Take I-94 east to Hwy 29 east. Follow Highway 29 east to Wausau, and then take I-39/Hwy 51 south to Stevens Point. Take exit 159 and drive west on Stanley Street into the city. The parking lots are referenced on your campus map.

    OR Take I-94 east and south to Osseo. Take Highway 10 east past Junction City and then follow County HH into Stevens Point. Turn left onto Hwy 66 east. Turn left onto Fremont Street. The parking lots are referenced on your campus map.


  • From Wausau and northern Wisconsin
    Take I-39/Hwy 51 south to Stevens Point. Take exit 159 and drive west on Stanley Street into the city.

                     
  • Area Hotels can be found here. Be sure to ask if they have special rates for UWSP visitors!                  
  • Questions? Please don't hesitate to call us at 715-346-2441 or send us an e-mail to admiss@uwsp.edu.