UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

University Collections
UWRFrecords   Graduation, 1950s

The UWRF University Archives serves as the official repository for the permanent, historical records of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. The University Archives collects and preserves materials pertaining to the establishment, development, history, and traditions of the University.

Collections in the University Archives include:

  • student and alumni publications, including full runs of the Student Voice (newspaper) and the Meleteanlink (yearbook)
  • campus directories
  • athletic films, programs, and scorebooks
  • commencement materials
  • building blueprints and dedication programs
  • pennants, pins, and badges
  • departmental and administrative records
  • thousands of photographs
  • and much more!

Most university records can be found in the UWRF online cataloglink. You may also search by the collection inventories, also called finding aids, which include important information about a collection such as a summary of the collection's content, dates of materials in the collection, and box/folder listings.

View some photographs from the University Photograph collection, or view the index to the University Photograph collection.

Some interesting facts and information from UWRF's history:

Songs and music, student handbook, and R patch
Exam time in the 1930s
Freddy Falcon

Old Freddie Falcon costume being safely stored in archival boxes