First Year Experience

Outstanding Freshman & Transfer Student Award

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Our 2020 Outstanding Freshman Winner is Erika Simmons!

Our 2020 Outstanding Transfer Student Winner is Maria Skoufis!

Recognizing one freshman student and one transfer student who has experienced UW-Whitewater to the fullest during their first year. 

The application has closed, and the selection process has finished. Thank you to those that applied. 

  • Students' application must align with the First Year Experience office's mission of transition, connection, integration, and development. 

  • Award Amount: $200.00

The recipient of this award will receive the funds in one installment: $200 will be applied to the Fall 2020 tuition bill. Recipient must remain in good academic standing to receive the award and must be enrolled as a full time student during the fall 2020 semester.

aRequirements:

  • Candidates must be a new freshman student or new transfer student who began their career at UW-Whitewater in the Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 semester. 

  •  One Professional reference who identifies as a staff member at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. 
  • Attend the Campus Awards Ceremony: On May 3, 2020 recipients will be sent a link at attend our virtual campus awards ceremony. Award plaques will be mailed to recipients home address. 

If you have questions, please contact Emma Fox or call FYE at (262)-472-3205


Location

First Year Experience Office
UC 245
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190

Contact Us

Phone: (262) 472-3205
E-mail us!