Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs News

Upcoming Provost Office Hours


Provost Susan Elrod will be available for office hours Thursday, April 11 in Laurentide Hall, room 3012, from 10:30 a.m.  – 11:30 a.m.           

Provost Susan Elrod will be available for office hours Tuesday, April 23 in the Fireplace Lounge at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at Rock County from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   

Finalist for Dean - College of Letters and Sciences

The Provost’s Office is pleased to announce finalists for the position of Dean of the College of Letters and Sciences. 
All are welcome to attend the open forums listed below. 


Dr. Joshua Hagen 
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Northern State University
Tuesday, April 16
Open Forum with Campus - 10:00 AM in UC 262
Click here for CV

Dr. Franklin Goza
Interim Dean, College of Letters and Sciences
Monday, April 29
Open Forum with Campus -1:45 PM in UC 275A
Click here for CV

Dr. Peter Braza
Professor and Former Dean, College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
University of Colorado
Tuesday, April 30
Open Forum with Campus - 2:30 PM in UC 266
Click here for CV

Dr. Anne Hiskes
Dean of the Brooks College of Interdisciplinary Studies and Professor of Philosophy
Grand Valley State University
Wednesday, May 1
Open Forum with Campus - 2:00 PM in UC 275A
Click here for CV

Academic Affairs Newsletters

Spring 2019 Academic Affairs Newsletter - February 7, 2019
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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