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Why Work at UW-Stevens Point?

When you become a Pointer, you become a part of a community.

The success of our university is largely due to the dedication of the faculty and staff. Providing opportunities that are challenging and rewarding, UW-Stevens Point is a place where employees can expect to grow. Visit the Employment Opportunities page to see the current employment opportunities.

About UW-Stevens Point

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (UWSP, part of the University of Wisconsin System, is a leading four-year comprehensive institution located in scenic Central Wisconsin. Approximately 8,600 students are enrolled with a student-faculty ratio of 20:1 in the classroom. While primarily serving undergraduates through a variety of baccalaureate programs, UW-Stevens Point also offers several master's level graduate programs and two doctoral programs. U.S. News and World Report ranked the university one of the top 10 public regional universities in the Midwest in 2017. The 406-acre campus features state-of-the-art facilities and the Schmeeckle Nature Reserve. The university has a strong focus on sustainability initiatives. UW-Stevens Point is the first university in Wisconsin to have 100 percent of electricity come from renewable sources, and is recognized on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Top 30 college and university list of largest green power users in the nation. The university is committed to creating a safe, inclusive learning community for all faculty and staff from a variety of backgrounds.

UW-Stevens Point's Declaration to Inclusive Excellence

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (UWSP) is committed to creating and supporting a sustainable, diverse, and inclusive community where all students, faculty, and staff feel physically, emotionally, and psychologically safe to learn and debate complex issues. UWSP has many resources to support this endeavor, visit the UWP Diversity and Inclusion website to learn more.

Stevens Point Community

Located in the heart of Wisconsin and on the Wisconsin River, Stevens Point hosts a population of 27,000 in a metropolitan area of 70,000. The Stevens Point community provides a wide range of cultural, shopping and outdoor recreational opportunities, including the Green Circle Trail, local farmers markets, historic downtown with a variety of local cuisine and shopping, and numerous festivals, including the Portage County Cultural Festival, one of the premier cultural festivals in the Midwest. To find out more about what the Stevens Point Area has to offer, visit UWSP's Stevens Point Community webpage.

Find a home at UW-Stevens Point!

Watch our video to hear the stories of those who have joined UW-Stevens Point, including recent hires and those who thought they’d stay in Central Wisconsin for a few years and have stayed instead for a lifetime.