UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

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There's something here for you!


We may be mostly virtual right now, but we have a number of ways for you to get to know UWRF, either by coming to campus or from the comfort of your home. 

Whether you're looking for a one-on-one experience with one of our admissions counselors or want to get some general information about UWRF, we have options for you. If you don't see what you're looking for listed below, reach out to us and we can schedule something just right for you. We look forward to connecting with you!

Have questions? We're here to help.

  • Schedule a visit with us. Talk with one of our counselors one-on-one or tune into an college informational session to get answers to all of your college search questions. Select one (or more!) that work for you.

  • Give us a call. Let's chat! 715-425-3500.

  • Shoot us an email. We're here to help! Reach us at admissions@uwrf.edu

  • Send us a text. Have a quick question? Text our team at 715-821-9061.

  • Explore our campus virtually. Hear all about UWRF and check out our campus online without leaving your couch.

  • Follow along with us. Connect with us on Facebook and Instagram for insights to campus and updates on the admissions process.

Ready to visit? Check out our visit options below for making a trip to campus, chatting with one of our admissions counselors, or exploring our campus virtually from home! 

 

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Visit Options

Depending on where you are at in your search, the university information you are looking for may be a little bit different. Whether you are just starting your search or are in the middle of the application process, we've got a visit option for you.

Get information on your available visits by clicking on the profile that best fits you!

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High School Juniors and Seniors


Whether you're just starting to explore or you already know that UWRF is the school for you, we've got options for everyone, regardless of where you are in your search process. Check out available options below for both virtual and in-person visit options.

On-Campus Visit

Visit with us on campus for a walking tour of campus accompanied by a meeting with a member of our Admissions team. 

Tours will be socially distanced and capped at two families per tour. Your tour will be led by a current student and will explore our University Center, an academic building, and David Rodli Hall (our student success center). At this time, we are unable to take families through additional buildings or residence halls.

Sign up for an on-campus visit

What to Expect:
a small red clock  One hour
Check mark  On-campus
Check mark  Student-led walking tour
Check mark  Opportunity to meet with Admissions counselor
Check mark  Masks required, groups of five or fewer

Fly By Falcon Experience

Looking for a way to explore campus on your own? Check out our newest offering, the Fly By Falcon Experience! Once you arrive on campus, an Admissions team member will bring to your vehicle a self-guided tour map as well as a brochure with QR code links to provide an audio experience for you at each tour stop, along with additional campus information.

When you are about 10 minutes from campus, send us a text (715-821-9019) and we will meet you in the parking lot, socially distanced and masked, to hand you materials.

Sign up for a Fly By Falcon Experience

What to Expect:
a small red clock One hour
Check mark  Self-guided on-campus tour with provided map
Check mark  Drive or walk
Check mark  Brief check-in with Admissions counselor
Check mark  Masks required indoors

Virtual Admissions Appointment An image of a little laptop

Participate in a live one-on-one Zoom session with an Admissions counselor. Learn about the admissions process, academic programs, cost and financial aid, campus life, transferring credits into UWRF, and much more.

Sign up for an appointment with an admissions counselor

What to Expect:
a small red clock  Up to one hour
Check mark  Virtual Zoom session
Check mark  One-on-one meeting with Admissions counselor
Check mark   Campus overview presentation

Online Informational Sessions An image of a little laptop

We know there are a lot of factors you're considering as you consider your education. We are offering some informational sessions to help you as you figure things out and prepare for college!

Sign up for these special sessions to learn about these special topics:

  • Academic Information
  • Financial Aid
  • Student Involvement
  • Scholarship Process
  • ... and more!

Learn more about each of these sessions below.

What to Expect:
a small red clock  Up to one hour
Check mark  Virtual Zoom session
Check mark  Camera and microphone optional
Check mark  Presentation with admissions team
Check mark  Q&A session 

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Transfer Students


We know you've got a lot on your mind as you're thinking about transferring. How will my credits transfer? What would my graduation plan look like? Will I like it on campus? We can help you find the answers. Check out the available options below to learn about transferring to UWRF.

On-Campus Visit

Visit with us for a walking tour of campus accompanied by a meeting with a member of our Admissions team. 

Tours will be socially distanced and capped at two families per tour. Your tour will be led by a current student and will explore our University Center, an academic building, and David Rodli Hall (our student success center). At this time, we are unable to take families through additional buildings or residence halls.

Sign up for an on-campus visit

What to Expect:
a small red clock  One hour
Check mark  On-campus
Check mark  Student-led walking tour
Check mark  Opportunity to meet with Admissions counselor
Check mark  Masks required, groups of five or fewer

Fly By Falcon Experience

Looking for a way to explore campus on your own? Check out our newest offering, the Fly By Falcon Experience! Once you arrive on campus, an Admissions team member will bring to your vehicle a self-guided tour map as well as a brochure with QR code links to provide an audio experience for you at each tour stop, along with additional campus information.

When you are about 10 minutes from campus, send us a text (715-821-9019) and we will meet you in the parking lot, socially distanced and masked, to hand you materials.

Sign up for a Fly By Falcon Experience

What to Expect:
a small red clock One hour
Check mark Self-guided on-campus tour with provided map
Check mark Drive or walk
Check mark Brief check-in with Admissions counselor
Check mark Masks required indoors

Virtual Admissions Appointment An image of a little laptop

Meet one-on-one with a member of our Admissions team! This meeting can be catered to your needs and exactly what you want to learn. Talk about the admissions process, academic programs, cost and financial aid, campus life, transferring credits into UWRF, and much more.

Sign up for an appointment with an admissions counselor

What to Expect:
a small red clock Up to one hour
Check mark Virtual Zoom session
Check mark One-on-one meeting with Admissions counselor
Check mark Campus overview presentation

Online Informational Sessions An image of a little laptop

We know there are a lot of factors you're considering as you consider your education. We are offering some informational sessions to help you as you figure things out and prepare for college!

Sign up for these special sessions to learn about these special topics:

  • Academic Information
  • Financial Aid
  • Student Involvement
  • Scholarship Process
  • ... and more!

Learn more about each of these sessions below.

What to Expect:
a small red clock One hour
Check mark Virtual Zoom session
Check mark Camera and microphone optional
Check mark Presentation with Admissions team
Check mark Q&A session 

Week of Welcome

High School Freshmen and Sophomores


The early bird gets the worm, and you are on the right track! Start your adventure exploring UW-River Falls through a variety of visit options.

Note: Due to our current limited visit capacity, we are currently reserving in-person visits for high school junior, senior, and transfer students. Please contact our Admissions Office (715-425-3500) if you have questions about this policy. Thank you for understanding!

Fly By Falcon Experience 

Looking for a way to explore campus on your own? Check out our newest offering, the Fly By Falcon Experience! Once you arrive on campus, an Admissions team member will bring to your vehicle a self-guided tour map as well as a brochure with QR code links to provide an audio experience for you at each tour stop, along with additional campus information.

When you are about 10 minutes from campus, send us a text (715- 821-9019) and we will meet you in the parking lot, socially distanced and masked, to hand you materials.

Sign up for a Fly By Falcon Experience

What to Expect:
a small red clock One hour
Check mark Self-guided on-campus tour with provided map
Check mark Drive or walk
Check mark Brief check-in with Admissions counselor
Check mark Masks required indoors

Virtual Admissions Appointment An image of a little laptop

Meet one-on-one with a member of our Admissions team! This meeting can be catered to your needs and exactly what you want to learn. Talk about our academic programs, cost and financial aid, campus life, high school college credit options, and much more.

Sign up for an appointment with an admissions counselor

What to Expect:
a small red clock Up to one hour
Check mark Virtual Zoom session
Check mark One on one meeting with Admissions counselor
Check mark Campus overview presentation

Virtual Informational Sessions An image of a little laptop

We know there are a lot of factors you're considering as you consider your education. We are offering some informational sessions to help you as you figure things out and prepare for college!

Sign up for these special sessions to learn about these special topics:

  • Academic Information
  • Financial Aid
  • Student Involvement
  • Scholarship Process
  • ... and more!

Learn more about each of these sessions below.

What to Expect:
a small red clock Up to one hour
Check mark Virtual Zoom session
Check mark Camera and microphone optional
Check mark Presentation with Admissions team
Check mark Q&A session 

Nesting Day

Online Information Sessions


We know there are a lot of factors you're considering as you consider your education. We are offering some informational sessions to help you as you figure things out and prepare for college!

Check below for sessions we have coming up next.

Virtual Academic Info Sessions An image of a little laptop

Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021
Academic session from 6-7 p.m.
Q&A session with Admissions from 7-7:30 p.m.

Looking to learn a little more about your academic options at UWRF? Hear from students, professors, and the dean from your prospective college to learn more about your academic interest area, classes at UWRF, and get any of your academic questions answered.

Not sure which session to attend? Check out which college your future major is housed in and we will send you the link to the session:

Register for the Virtual Academic Info Session

What to Expect:
Check mark One to one-and-a-half hours
Check mark Virtual Zoom session
Check mark Camera and microphone optional
Check mark Q&A session 

Virtual Admitted Student Panel An image of a little laptop

Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021
4-5 p.m.

Are you an admitted student looking to hear from UWRF’s current students? Join us for this virtual panel opportunity. We'll have students represented from all four of our colleges and a variety of majors, ready to answer your questions!

Register for the Virtual Admitted Student Panel

What to Expect:
Check mark One hour
Check mark Virtual Zoom session
Check mark Camera and microphone optional
Check mark Q&A session 

Virtual Affording College Session An image of a little laptop

Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021
4-5 p.m.

Interested in learning more about financial aid and paying for college? Join us for a discussion with admissions and financial aid to better understand the FAFSA and tips for financial literacy throughout your college journey. 

Register for the Virtual Affording College Session

What to Expect:
Check mark One hour
Check mark Virtual Zoom session
Check mark Camera and microphone optional
Check mark Presentation with Admissions team and Financial Aid Office
Check mark Q&A session 

Virtual Undecided Major Session An image of a little laptop

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021
4-5 p.m.

This event is for admitted students who have not decided on a major.

Are you unsure about what you’d like to study when you get to UWRF? Join Admissions, Career Services and our pre-major advisers to walk through your options and how we’re here to help you throughout your college journey!

This session includes:

  • Hands-on activities to help narrow in on your interests
  • Discussion on major offerings and opportunities
  • Information on resources and assistance offered at UWRF for discovering your major

Register for the Undecided Major Session 

What to Expect:
Check mark One hour 
Check mark Virtual Zoom session
Check mark Hosted by Admissions, Career Services, and pre-major advising
Check mark Q&A session 
 

Still not finding what you're looking for? Reach out to us and we will work with you to make a visit that meets your needs. In the meantime, we invite you to explore our campus virtually.

Explore UWRF virtually!

Admissions

Contact Us

Admissions Office
103 Rodli Hall
admissions@uwrf.edu
715-425-3500
M-F, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.