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Visit UWEC

A campus visit designed just for you

We want your campus experience to feel right—to feel inclusive, engaging, challenging, and exciting—from day one. Whether you’re choosing between in-person and virtual visits, deciding when to visit and tour a college, or figuring out how to schedule college visits, the UWEC admissions team is here to help you find the best option for you. Choose from one of our many visit options including a general campus visit, an academic program visit, a transfer student visit or even a live virtual session.

Learn more about:

First-year student visits

All first-year student visits include a 30-minute admissions presentation followed by a 90-minute student-led campus tour, with the exception of our outreach events.

Types of first-year student visits:

Transfer student visits

Take advantage of our in-person visit option designed specifically for transfer students. Register for a transfer student visit.

Virtual visits

Get a sneak peek of our campus from the comfort of your home.

Types of virtual visits:

Group visits

We look forward to connecting with your group, either in person or virtually! We ask for at least three weeks’ notice for a group visit, as it will allow us to personalize the visit based on your request. Register your high school or organization for a group visit.

I chose UWEC because it represented everything I wanted in a university. The size is great, the campus is clearly defined, and it is all very aesthetically pleasing. Beyond that, there is a real sense of community on campus and in the city. I couldn't find all these things anywhere else I looked, so it had to be UWEC!

Abigail Tekiela Environmental Geography

Hotel accommodations

Considering staying overnight so you can spend more time exploring Eau Claire? The Lismore Hotel in Eau Claire has graciously offered a discounted room rate for campus visitors. Book online or call The Lismore Hotel at 715-835-8888 and ask for the UWEC Admissions rate.

Additional resources

We’re here to help you plan a smooth UW–Eau Claire visit, from helpful travel hints to our easy-to-follow campus map (with visitor parking!). Once you’re here, our campus ambassadors can help you find your way around. You may also be interested in visiting our beautiful Barron County campus in the community of Rice Lake.

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