University Health and Counseling Services
Ambrose Center

About Us

About Us


Building the foundation for life-long learning and wellness by providing high quality physical and mental health care, outreach, and consultation for our diverse campus community.


We are committed to the following:

  • Supporting the educational mission of the UWW campus
  • Specializing in the unique and diverse needs of college students
  • Providing timely and quality services that meet national accreditation standards
  • Actively engaging the campus community by providing expertise that helps to inform decisions and actions with an understanding of health and wellness
  • Providing students the knowledge and skills for life-long healthy living
  • Addressing physical and mental health obstacles that interfere with academic success
  • Fostering a multi-culturally competent environment
  • Providing wellness information to the community
  • Working with the campus and greater Whitewater community to advance the mission of public health, assist in all hazard preparation, and promote life-long wellness
  • Utilization of evidence-based practices in both clinical and non-clinical services


We value the following:

  • Commitment to student welfare
  • Confidentiality
  • Continuity of care
  • Continuous quality improvement
  • Diversity of staff
  • Ethical delivery of care
  • Excellence
  • Inclusivity
  • Maintaining accreditation through a nationally recognized accrediting body
  • Multiple dimensions of wellness
  • Professional staff development
  • Services that are physically and financially accessible to students

Last Updated: 11/30/17


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