Advanced Placement U.S. History Review Day

AP History Review Day at UWRF

This popular event draws around 300 area high school students each year. History Professors Kurt Leichtle (UW-River Falls) and Robert Zeidel (UW-Stout) lead the U.S. history review session designed to help prepare students for the placement exam in early May. The event provides a valuable experience at UW-River Falls as these students begin to plan for their own college careers. (Photo 2012 Sue Voelker/UW-River Falls)

Tuesday, Apr. 26, 2016

University Center Riverview Ballroom
(Room 250)

Cost: See sliding fee scale

Advance registration required!

7:45-8:15 Registration & refreshments
8:30-11:00 Main themes of U.S. history
11:00-11:45 Lunch
11:45-2:00 Test structure, scoring, Q & A
(The ending time is flexible depending on bus/school schedules.)

Instructors . . .

  1. Advance registration is required.
  2. DEADLINE: Please report by Monday, Apr. 18 the number of students you will be bringing. Contact or 715-425-3164.
  3. Please pay one total for your group per the sliding fee scale by
    • check (payable to UWRF History Dept.) in advance or
    • check/cash payable at the event.
  4. Parking & drop-off procedure—click on PARKING tab below

Thank you for making our review sessions a great success year after year!

Maps & Dining


Personal vehicles

This printable permit is needed to park FREE in University Center Pay 2 Lot. (The permit will also be emailed to registered groups.)

Additional parking—Individual cars may also park along streets—please notice street signs to determine where parking is allowed. It will be easiest to find nearby parking before 7:45 a.m.


Campus Police specifies—absolutely NO STOPPING, NO UNLOADING along Cascade Avenue or in any turn-around or driveway along Cascade Avenue. 

To UNLOAD students at University Center

  • Buses must use the ONE WAY route (follow arrows on map below) to the south side of University Center.
  • From Cascade Avenue roundabout at 6th St – see "enter here" on map below.
  • Turn south onto 6th St.
  • Turn west onto Wild Rose Ave.
  • Drop off students at University Center ("drop off" marked below)
  • Continue westward and turn right on 3rd St.
  • University Center drop-off map

To PARK after unloading

Buses must park at the Ramer/Hunt/Knowles athletic complex in the YELLOW area labeled "Bus Parking" on the map below.

Ramer/Hunt/Knowles athletic complex is UNDER CONSTRUCTION and has a NEW ENTRANCE, exit, and parking layout.
  • If "Bus Parking" is full, park in the last row to the south in Pay 3 Lot (circled in red on the map below). No permits are needed for buses parked in these designated areas.
2009 U.S. History Review Day
(Photo by Jens Gunelson, May 2009)
  • 2012 (on

  • 2011 (by Jens Gunelson)

  • 2009 (by Jens Gunelson)

  • 2008 (by Jens Gunelson)

News Release

This annual event is:

Sponsored by UWRF
History & Philosophy Department

Established & facilitated by
Dr. Kurt Leichtle, UWRF
Dr. Robert Zeidel, UW–Stout

Contact Us

History and Philosophy Department
307 Kleinpell Fine Arts Building
(715) 425-3164

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