Graduate Assistantships

The mission of First Year Experience at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is to provide guidance to students and their families in their transition to the campus community. We serve as a campus resource that provides engaging, inclusive, and academically integrated tranisitional experience to enhance student development.

FYE provides the following programs and services:

  •   Orientation & Class Registration Program (Plan-It Purple)
  •   New Student Orientation (Club U-Dub-Dub & TRANSFERmation)
  •   Mentor Programs
  •   New Student Seminar 
  •   Learning Communities
  •   Student Leadership Positions (Hawk Squad, Peer Mentor, Team Transfer, Student Crew, Purple Pit Crew)
  •   Family Programs (i.e. Family Fest, Warhawk Send-Off, Newsletter, Calendar, etc.)

The First Year Experience offers three Graduate Assistantship:
Graduate Assistant for Learning Communities and Family Programs
Graduate Assistant for Mentor Programs

Graduate Assistant for Orientation Programming 

How to apply: Please submit your resume, cover letter and 3 references to the staff member that is listed on last page of the aforementioned position description.  Positions are open until filled.

For full consideration, applications are due on April 21st 2017.


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

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Phone: (262) 472-3205
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