​Moving to the Point Area

Finding a Place to Live

Moving Vendors

Paycheck Advance (for new faculty only)

Schools and Childcare


  • Portage County schools: Everything Point Here, click on Education and then chooe the type of education needed.
  • Wood County Schools: No centralized information to a listing of schools is available. You may be able to use the muicipalities list within Wood County to determine a specific area to search.

Early Childcare

UW-Stevens Point offers you two wonderful options for on-site childcare and learning.

Other area childcare resources can be found at:

Central WI Early Education Resources


WI Dept of Children and Families Youngstar Parent Resources

Settling In

Parks & Recreation

UW-Stevens Point Activities and Events

Community Involvement & Activities