WINS Student How-tos - Mobile

Step-By-Step

  • On your iOS device, search for the Apple App Store. Select the App Store Logo.
  • In the Apple App Store, select the Search Button at the bottom.
  • Enter "UW Whitewater" as your search phrase.
  • Select Search.
  • The WINS Mobile App will come up to be selected.
  • Select '+Get', then 'Install'. Wait for the app to download, then select 'Open'.
  • UW Whitewater is not using PUSH Notifications at this time, so when asked, "Don't Allow" WINS Mobile to send Notifications.
  • On the WINS Mobile Log in page, enter your username and password. Select 'Sign In'.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.

*If you have any errors upon opening WINS Mobile, delete and re-download the app.


  • Select the WINS Mobile icon on your iOS Mobile device.
  • Enter your UW-Whitewater NetID into the User Name field and your password.
  • Touch the 'Sign In' button.
  • This will take you to your WINS Mobile Landing Page, with your daily schedule, holds, and checklist items.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


 

menu Will take you to the WINS Mobile Springboard screen (Main Menu).

filter Narrow down your search by chosen criteria.

back Will apply the filters previously set.

refresh Refresh content on the current page.

retrieving Indicates data is being retrieved.

back and forth Go to a previous or next record/page.

expand or collapse Expand or Collapse information

load more rows Only a given amount of data is given at a time.  Touch to load additional results.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


What's Happening Today - Lists that day's schedule, holds to be resolved, checklists to be completed.
Schedule - Displays your daily schedule for each calendar day within an academic term.
Classes - Allows you to search for classes by career and term.
Cart - Lists the courses which you have selected for future enrollment.
Grades - Displays your GPA, Term GPA, and grades for each class in the selected term.
To Do - Lists checklist items which need to be completed.
Holds - Displays holds on your student record, which may prevent enrollment, the mailing of transcripts, etc.
Profile - Allows you to set your application defaults plus turn on and off SMS Text Messaging.
About - Provides the version number of the application.
Logout - Safely and Securely exits out of the WINS Mobile Application.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • On the WINS Mobile Home Page, Select 'Holds'
  • You will see all Holds currently impacting your enrollment.
  • Touch the Hold to see the details.
  • To see details of a different hold, return to the main Holds page, by selecting 'Back'
  • If you would like to contact the department responsible for the hold, the department is listed on the details pages.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • From the WINS Mobile Springboard Page, touch To Do to see all of your Checklist Items.
  • For Checklist Items details, touch the Checklist Item.
  • To return to the list of Checklist Items, touch Back.
  • To filter the Checklist Items into those that are overdue, due today, due soon or due later, touch the corresponding tab at the top of the screen.
  • To return to the WINS Mobile Springboard Page, touch the menu symbol on the upper left.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • On the WINS Mobile Home Page, select 'Classes.'
  • Touch 'Select Term'
  • Choose the 'Institution', 'Career', and 'Term'.
  • Select 'Back'
  • Scroll down the list to find the department which owns the class in which you want to enroll.  Select the department.
  • This brings up a list of available classes offered for the term by the selected department.  Select the course for which you want more information.
  • This next brings up a list of available sections for the specific class.  Select the specific section about which you want more information.
  • To see more details about the specific section, select expand.
  • Scroll down the page to get more information about the class section.
  • From this page you can add the class to your Enrollment Shopping Cart or directly enroll in the class.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • On the WINS Mobile Springboard Page, touch Classes
  • Touch 'Select Term'
  • Select the Institution, Career and Term
  • Touch Back
  • You can search by entering keywords in the search field at the top of the screen.
  • The Search returns any courses which contain the keyword entered (Wildcard symbols, like %, #, etc. are not supported).
  • Touch the term to select a different term.
  • Touch filter to narrow down results by criteria such as open sections only and days of the week.
  • Touch Apply to narrow down results using the filters selected.
  • Touch the course to see the available sections.
  • Touch the section to see the details about the section.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • On the WINS Mobile Springboard Page, touch Classes.
  • Touch 'Select Term'
  • Select the Institution, Career and Term
  • Touch Back
  • You can search by entering keywords in the search field at the top of the screen.
  • The Search returns any courses which contain the keyword entered (Wildcard symbols, like %, #, etc. are not supported).
  • Touch the term to select a different term.
  • Touch filter to narrow down results by criteria such as open sections only and days of the week.
  • Touch Apply to narrow down results using the filters selected.
  • Touch the course to see the available sections.
  • Touch the section to see the details about the section.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


To ensure that your UW-Whitewater academic data is fully protected and secure, it is extremely important that at the end of your WINS mobile session, that you log out of your account.

Log out

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • From the WINS Mobile Home Page, Select 'Cart'
  • Select a course that has already been added to the Enrollment Shopping Cart to see details.
  • To review the details of the course, select edit.
  • You may update the Grading Method by selecting the >.
  • Then change the grading method by selecting it and then choose 'Back'.
  • Verify the details, then select 'Continue'.
  • Notice the green confirmation bar at the top of the page which indicates that the course is in your cart.  Select 'Return'.
  • Find the class section you are interested in enrolling then to complete the course enrollment process, select the >.
  • Select 'Enroll'.
  • The green confirmation bar at the top of the page indicates that you've successfully enrolled in the course.  When done, select 'Back'.
  • You can work with the next course in your Enrollment Cart or go back to the WINS Mobile Home Page by selecting the Menu icon on the upper left of the screen.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • From the WINS Mobile Home Page, Select 'Cart'
  • To remove a class from the cart, swipe across the class from left to right and the delete button will appear.
  • Select 'Delete'
  • You are returned to the Enrollment Cart and the class is removed from the Enrollment Cart.
  • Repeat steps above to delete another class or return to the WINS Mobile Home Page by selecting the menu icon at the upper left of the screen.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • From the WINS Mobile Home Page, select Classes.
  • Touch 'Select Term'.
  • Select the 'Institution', 'Career' and 'Term'.
  • Select 'Back'.
  • Locate the Academic Department of the Class in which you are enrolling. Select the Department.
  • Select the variable credit course in which you are going to enroll.
  • Select the section into which you are enrolling.
  • Select expand to get more information about the class.
  • Review the units which verifies that this is a variable unit class.
  • Select 'Enroll'.
  • Select > next to the number of units for the course.
  • Choose the updated number of units for the class.  Then select 'Back'.
  • Verify the Grading Method for the class by selecting the > next to 'Graded'.
  • If the Grading Method is correct, then select 'Continue'.
  • A green check mark with the message "This class has been added to your schedule' confirms your enrollment in the variable credit class.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • From the WINS Mobile Home Page, Select 'Classes'
  • Touch 'Select Term'.
  • Select the 'Institution', 'Career' and 'Term'.
  • Select 'Back'.
  • Locate the Academic Department of the Class in which you are enrolling. Select the Department.
  • Select the course for which you were granted permission.
  • Select the section for which you were granted permission.
  • Select 'Enroll'.
  • Verify the Grading Method for the class by selecting the > next to 'Graded'.
  • If the Grading Method is correct, then select 'Continue'.
  • A green check mark with the message "This class has been added to your schedule' confirms your enrollment in the variable credit class.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • From the WINS Mobile Home Page, Select 'Schedule'
  • Navigate to the correct term.
  • Select 'Enrolled', then Select the class which you would like to drop.
  • Verify that you have selected the correct course to drop.
  • Choose Drop Class
  • Confirm again that this is the class which you would like to drop.
  • Select 'Drop'.
  • The purple confirmation bar with the message 'This class has been removed from your schedule' confirms that the course was dropped from your schedule.
  • To review your current schedule, select 'Return'.
  • The 'Class Schedule' screen displays your current class schedule for the selected term.  
  • Dropped courses can be displayed by selecting the 'Dropped' tab at the top of the screen.  The course that was just dropped should appear.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • On the WINS Mobile Springboard page, touch Schedule.
  • From this screen you can see: Class Title, Delivery Method and Section, Day(s) of the Week when the class meets, Class Meeting Location, Enrollment Status, and Instructor.
  • Touch Actions.
  • Touch View in Calendar.
  • From this screen you can see Class Titles, Meeting Locations, Specific Calendar Meeting Dates and Times.  To see the results in calendar format, rotate your device from portrait to landscape.
  • To return to text format, touch Actions.
  • To return to the WINS Mobile Springboard Page, touch menu on the upper left.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • On the WINS Mobile Springboard page, touch Schedule.
  • From this screen you can see: Class Title, Delivery Method and Section, Day(s) of the Week when the class meets, Class Meeting Location, Enrollment Status, and Instructor.
  • For more details, touch the course information.
  • On the details page, the long course description and class meeting dates.  
  • Click on the Expand symbol to see the full course description, if applicable.
  • To return to the Class Schedule page, touch Back.
  • To return to the WINS Mobile Springboard Page, touch menu on the upper left.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.


  • From the WINS Mobile Springboard Page, touch Grades.
  • GPA, Course Schedule and earned grades from the selected term will be displayed
  • To see grade information for a previous term, touch <.
  • To see grade information for a future term, touch >.
  • For terms where grades have not yet been posted, only your courses will be displayed.
  • To return to the WINS Mobile Springboard Page, touch the menu symbol on the upper left.

IMPORTANT - Always remember to log out of your account when you are done.