First Year Experience

Purple Pit Crew

The Purple Pit Crew (PPC) is a paid position that works behind the scenes to deliver Warhawk Welcome, our fall orientation program. Specifically, PPC facilitates Hawk Fest as well as the painting of Warhawk Drive. This leadership opportunity is a great way to get involved and have fun with other students! All members of the Purple Pit Crew earn $9/hour worked, receive the signature PPC t-shirts, and get to move into the residence halls early!

For more details on the position, please review the position description here.

To sign up for the position, please complete the signup form here.

Questions?  Contact Evan Patten, Graduate Assistant for Orientation Programs: 262.472.1345,


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

Contact Us

Phone: (262) 472-3205