First Year Experience

Warhawk Welcome

Warhawk Welcome is an orientation event for new students where you'll have the opportunity to meet with your peer mentor, learn about campus resources, meet other new Warhawks, and experience campus traditions.  The program is required for new first-year students.

Fall 2020 (for those starting classes in September 2020)

  • Residence Hall Move-In: extended move-in process from August 21-August 29
  • Warhawk Welcome:  Monday, August 31-Tuesday, September 1
    • Students individualized Warhawk Welcome schedules will be posted in the UW-Whitewater app.
  • First day of classes: Wednesday, September 2


    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!