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Location: Winther Hall 6035
Phone: 262-472-5426
Fax: 262-472-2841





Counselor Education

Welcome to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Counselor Education Program! We look forward to working with you as you pursue a graduate degree in counseling. Our faculty and staff are committed to combining rigorous academic learning with relevant experiential learning and deep, self-reflective learning to help you develop professionally and personally. We provide a safe and supportive space where we embrace diversity, positive regard and authenticity. Your personal gifts will be valued as we challenge you to learn and grow and change. Prepare to be inspired as you pursue your dream of becoming a professional counselor.

Brenda Rust O'Beirne, Ph.D.

Department Chair of Counselor Education 

Facebook Live Question and Answer Event Coming Soon

Have questions about the application for the master's program in Counseling at UWW? Join us via Facebook live to ask questions and get answers on January 17th, 2019 at 12 pm. Applications are due February 1st, 2019! Note: if you miss our event you can still access the recording anytime after on the UW- Whitewater Counselor Education Facebook page. 

More information and access to to the UW- Whitewater Counselor Education Facebook page can be found here.

Social Service Learning in Guatemala

Interested in studying abroad in Guatemala during Summer 2019? Please contact Carrie Merino at if you are interested and would like to learn more. You can also find more information here.