Walking bridge of Kinnickinnic

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls is an excellent place to live and learn.

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls is recognized as one of the finest universities in the Midwest. Located in River Falls, Wis., our midsized, public university is situated on the beautiful Kinnickinnic River—just 30 minutes from Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minn. If you are looking for a friendly and supportive community with easy access to the amenities of a big city, River Falls is an excellent choice for you.


Hudson Center
For your convenience, UW-River Falls now offers classes in Hudson, Wis.

Active Learning Classroom

Points of Pride
Global Opportunities. 
Innovative Research and Teaching. 
A Commitment to Excellence.


Mission, Vision and Values
We prepare students to be productive, creative, ethical, engaged citizens and leaders with an informed global perspective.