First Year Experience

Warhawk Welcome

Together with your Peer Mentor you'll meet other new students, learn more about the University, and become part of the Warhawk community!



Warhawk Welcome is required for new first-year students.

Fall 2023

  • University Housing: Drop N Go Days: 
    • Thursday, August 24- Friday September 1
  • Warhawk Welcome:  
    • Saturday, September 2
      • Hall Opening: 9am 
      • Warhawk Welcome Check-In: 1:00pm-4:00pm, University Center, Hamilton Room 
        • Students with Last Names A-I: 1:00-2:00pm
        • Students with Last Names J-R: 2:00-3:00pm
        • Students with Last Names S-Z: 3:00-4:00pm
        • Get your free t-shirt and important program information at check-in!
    • Sunday, September 3
        • Sessions from 10:00am-3:00pm
        • Evening events from 6:30-10:30pm
    • Monday, September 4
        • Sessions from 10:00am-2:30pm
        • Evening events from 8:00-9:30pm.
  • First day of classes: 
    • Tuesday, September 5


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

    Contact Us

    Phone: (262) 472-3205