Water Street bridge closed through fall 2016

One of the main bridges connecting our campus to the community is under construction until the fall of 2016. Please allow extra time when traveling to see us!

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Current Students

Ryan Mugan
computer whiz AND cross country star

November 19, 2015 | By tapping into his talents and passion for technology and running, Ryan Mugan is a computer whiz AND a cross country star … and that’s pretty powerful!

Liz York in El Salvador
caretaker AND community advocate

November 18, 2015 | As a nursing major, Liz York always has had visions of making life brighter for her future patients. But after an immersion trip to El Salvador, she now also aspires to make the world better for anyone who is homeless or food insecure in Eau Claire.

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You're off to college - congrats! While your parents and family members process their conflicting emotions, help them manage the transition by pointing them to some great advice on everything from helping you pack for college to tips on managing finances. 

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At the Blugold Family Connection site, your loved ones can hear from other parents and families about UW-Eau Claire's dining and housing options, handling homesickness, and other tips to help you launch into a successful college career.

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