Welcome to the Center for Global Education. This is your link to all things international at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. The Center is committed to assisting Students, Faculty, Staff and Alumni who are interested in making use of the educational opportunities of the Global community. If you are an international student, we stand ready to assist you in your efforts to study in the United States. If you are a domestic student, we can assist you in finding the international study abroad opportunity that is right for you.
Please take some time and explore the wide range of opportunities for travel, study, information, and commentary that are available through these pages. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to contact us via e-mail or telephone. We wish you well on your journey of international exploration!
Director of the Center for Global Education
News and Events
November 06, 2014
The Center for Global Education hosted a Halloween event for international students earlier last month at a farm in Burlington, WI.The students had the opportunity to learn more about how Halloween is celebrated in the U.S while carving pumpkins and enjoying a delicious pizza made by themselves. This was the third year in a row […]
September 16, 2014
The first cohort of UW-Whitewater’s Intensive English Institute graduated in August 2014, but not before a travel study experience exposing them to a quintessential American experience – the road trip – while learning about Native American history and the history of the western United States.
September 02, 2014
The Center for Global Education hosted approximately 80 new international students on Thursday, August 28, 2014 in the University Center Ballroom for a dedicated dinner. This year’s new international students enhance the diversity of the UW-W student body, hailing from approximately 25 wide-ranging countries to include Kuwait, France, China, Sweden and Australia, among many others.
Students at UW-Whitewater know that learning extends beyond the classroom. Being actively involved in a wide range of honorary societies and professional student associations further enriches their overall academic excellence.
Global Pathways sessions
Interested in studying abroad? Attend a Global Pathways Advising Session!