Computer Science

Contact Information

Hien Nguyen
Associate Professor & Dept Chairperson
Phone: 262-472-5170
Athula Gunawardena
Phone: 262-472-1469
Location: Mcgraw 110
Jiazhen Zhou 
Associate Professor & Graduate, Program Coordinator 
Phone: 262-472-5172
Location: Mcgraw 104c 

Application Instructions

1. Complete items 1-4 on School of Graduate Studies link.

2. In addition, the following items are required by our program (these items and instructions for submitting them will be requested after your application has been received):

  • Resume.
  • One-page personal statement describing why you want to pursue a Master’s degree in computer science.
  • Reference letters from two (2) persons knowledgeable about your potential to do graduate work in computer science.

3. Optional items:


Fall admission -- July 15th.
Graduate Assistantship applications (Fall only) -- February 15th.
Spring admission -- December 1st.
Summer admission -- May 1st.


College of Letters & Sciences
Laurentide Hall 4100
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

Resources For

Faculty/Staff Contact

Office of the Dean
Rebecca Reichert
Phone: (262) 472-1621

Student Contact

Advising Office
Phone: (262) 472-1550

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