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Provost's Office

The Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs is the university's chief academic officer, providing administrative oversight for four undergraduate colleges: Arts and Sciences, Business, Education and Human Sciences, and Nursing and Health Sciences; various other academic and co-curricular support programs; the Office of Graduate Studies and the Office of Undergraduate Studies. The office develops and implements academic policies, priorities, and programs in collaboration with all members of the university community.

Academic Affairs Programs and Departments

Below are links to programs and departments that fall under Academic Affairs – some of the innovative and high-caliber experiences that help Blugold graduates stand out. 

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College of Arts and Sciences

The College of Arts and Sciences is home to some of the most innovative and award-winning programs on this campus, as well as those most rooted in our stand-out liberal arts tradition. Find out if the programs are in line with your passions and goals.

Explore Arts and Sciences
Student at Career Conference

College of Business

Gain the competitive edge to take on the business world. Apply what you learn in class through internships, sales competitions and projects within the business community.

Explore business
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College of Nursing + Health Sciences

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences supports students’ experiences in and out of the classroom through the simulation lab, research, clinicals, and practica.

Explore Nursing
Student as a Teacher

College of Education and Human Sciences

We produce the best teachers in the state, it's a fact. If teaching is what you think you want to do, read more and visit our program.

Be a change agent in education
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Graduate studies at UWEC

UW-Eau Claire offers an array of master's degrees, educational specialist, and a doctoral program in nursing, and a variety of course options from online, to distance education and standard campus coursework.

Top-notch grad programs
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The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) provides programming and assistance for faculty and staff to enhance their work as educators.

Welcome to CETL
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Blugold Commitment

The Blugold Commitment is a partnership of students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends to preserve and enhance the distinctive, high-quality UW-Eau Claire Undergraduate experience.

Student driven
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Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research serves as a comprehensive source for information about UW-Eau Claire. Within our website you will find information on enrollment history, degrees granted, retention and graduation, peer institutions, faculty and staff

The numbers that matter most
Schofield front view

University Assessment

The office of assessment works hard to evaluate how well the university is meeting its goals and how best to improve student learning and outcomes.

Measuring our success
CERCA research presentations in the Ojibwe Ballroom

Office of Research + Sponsored Programs

ORSP views research, scholarly and creative activity, and professional development as integral parts of the University and as activities necessary to assist the University in maintaining the highest level of teaching and scholarship.

Learn More
Collaborative student and faculty research

Blugold Fellowship

Each year, a select group of incoming freshmen students are awarded the Blugold Fellowship, a scholarship renewable for two years that provides access to collaborative research with faculty as a first-year student.

Become a Fellow

The Provost and Staff

The Provost and the faculty and staff of the Academic Affairs unit oversee the core issues surrounding instruction, faculty, and the academic integrity of UW-Eau Claire.

Contact them at the information provided below with questions or concerns.

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