News and Feature Stories

COVID-19 Update:Communication to students from the Provost
COVID-19 Updates: Spring semester grading and summer school
COVID-19 Update Message from the Chancellor
The past few weeks have jolted each of us, professionally and personally. We have all experienced the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic in different ways. Within our university community, I have seen countless examples of commitment, creativity, patience, and servant leadership. This crisis has, indeed, brought out the best in us. I am deeply grateful to each of you.
Alumni, donors respond to student needs during COVID-19 crisis
March 27, 2020 – Responding to student financial challenges prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic, University of Wisconsin-River Falls alumni and donors have contributed nearly $13,000 to a Student Emergency Fund – halfway to the goal of raising $25,000 for students facing critical needs.
COVID-19 Update: 'Safer at Home' Emergency Order
Today, Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers issued a "Safer at Home" Emergency Order to help slow the spread of COVID-19. 
COVID-19 crisis renews call for support of student emergency fund
March 23, 2020 –The COVID-19 crisis and its many disruptions has prompted the University of Wisconsin-River Falls to renew its call for support of the UWRF Student Emergency Grant/Loan Program.
Colts in Training Sale transitioned online amid COVID-19 concerns
March 23, 2020 – On March 16, due to the COVID-19 situation classes at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls were suspended and moved to an online delivery method through the end of spring semester. As a result, the 2020 Colts in Training Program was suspended and the sale on May 2 was cancelled. Twenty-three horses enrolled in the program that did not return to their owners as well as two UWRF aged lesson horses will be offered on an online auction April 2-4 at
COVID-19 updates for building access, commencement and housing/dining refunds
On behalf of the university, I am writing again with a few more important campus updates. 
Alternative instruction extended to end of semester
I am writing to inform you that, given the latest information we have received about the evolution of COVID-19, UW-River Falls has decided to continue with alternative modes of delivery of instruction and services through the end of spring semester.

Search News Archives

Contact Us

University Communications
and Marketing
120 North Hall
Phone: 715-425-3771
Fax: 715-425-4486