College of Arts and Communication


We hope this message finds you staying safe and well during this time of social distancing. The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is planning for the return of all faculty, staff and students to campus for the fall 2020 semester. More updates on public events will be available near the start of the semester.

Our Guiding Principles

  • Prioritize student and employee health and student academic progress in planning and delivering our mission.
  • Maximize in-person instruction.
  • Offer open and available housing for students.
  • Offer flexibility for employees, particularly in high-risk categories, to work remotely to the extent practicable.
  • Maintain public and stakeholder confidence through frequent and transparent communications in a variety of modalities.
  • Monitor the impact of decisions on our financial viability.

To read more about the Warhawks Return plan, click the link below.

“Our Warhawk family is strong, caring and resilient. I appreciate your cooperation and understanding as we navigate this situation. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 worldwide outbreak, and we will act and adapt our plans as appropriate.”
- Chancellor Dr. Dwight C. Watson