First Year Experience

Warhawk Welcome

Together with your Transfer Peer Mentor you'll meet other new transfer students, learn more about the University, and experience the campus tradition of painting Warhawk Drive purple!  Warhawk Welcome is required for new freshmen and highly recommended for new transfer students, even commuters!

Fall 2020 (for those starting classes in September 2020)

  • Residence Hall Move-In: extended move-in process from August 21-August 29. Move back to the halls on Sunday, Aug 30th.
  • Warhawk Welcome:  
    • Monday, August 31: 10am-5:30pm, virtual sessions only
    • Tuesday, September 1: 10am-8pm, virtual and in-person sessions
    • Your detailed Warhawk Welcome schedule will be posted in the UW-Whitewater app on Sunday, Aug 3oth. All sessions will be accessed through the 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!