Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs News

Position Openings

Interim Director of Academic Assessment

The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce a call for applications for the Interim Director of Academic Assessment.  Qualified candidates must be a tenured associate professor or professor currently employed at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (main or branch campus).  Candidates must have significant knowledge of academic assessment; leadership or administrative experience is desirable. Please review the position description for additional responsibilities and required qualifications.  

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, current CV and contact information for three professional references to Becky Jones ( in the Office of Academic Assessment by February 11, 2019.  Appointment will begin as soon as possible but no later than March 31, 2019 and extend through the 2019-20 academic year. This is a 100% full time appointment, although the time-base for Spring 2019 is negotiable along with other duty 

Academic Affairs Newsletters

Fall 2018 Academic Affairs Newsletter - August 27, 2018 
Spring 2018 End of Year Academic Affairs Newsletter - May 17, 2018
Spring 2018 Academic Affairs Newsletter - January 22, 2018
Winter 2017 Academic Affairs Newsletter- December 15, 2017
Academic Affairs Fall 2017 Newsletter - August 25, 2017
Spring 2017 Academic Affairs Newsletter - April 24, 2017
Winter 2016 Academic Affairs Update - December 12, 2016
Welcome 2016-2017 - September 14, 2016

UW-Whitewater online programs ranked among the top in the U.S., Wisconsin

January 15, 2019

Engagement, excellence and affordability make the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater’s online programs among the best in the state and the nation, according to new rankings from U.S. News & World Report.

Winter commencement set for Dec. 15

December 03, 2018

More than 782 graduates will cross the stage to receive their degrees.

“The Lands We Share” traveling exhibit gives a voice to the rich history and diversity of Wisconsin’s farmers

December 03, 2018

The university is one of four UW campuses to take part in the project, which features six sites around the state.

Record number of degrees awarded, record retention and graduation rates at UW-Whitewater

September 25, 2018

With the new academic year under way at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, preliminary numbers show the freshman-to-sophomore retention rate for fall 2018 is a record 81.9 percent. UW-Whitewater is also graduating more students than ever before.

UW-Whitewater honored among national Colleges of Distinction

July 10, 2018

Schools are accepted on the basis that they adhere to the four distinctions: Engaged Students, Great Teaching, Vibrant Community, and Successful Outcomes.


Office of Academic Affairs
420 Hyer Hall 
800 West Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190
Phone: 262-472-1672  
Fax: 262-472-1670

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