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University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Only students at the Faculty of Social Sciences can apply for exchange places at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.

Available places: 2 semester places for Academic Year 2023/2024 

Established: 1868
Number of students: 12,000
Campus: Whitewater
Student life: There are more than 200 student clubs to engage in. The university also has av TV and radio channel run by students. On campus there is a training facility to practice sports and participate in ground training classes. The University Center works to enhance the students' campus experience by organising film screenings, music performances, karaoke and comedy acts.

About Whitewater

The university is located in Whitewater in the state of Wisconsin. Whitewater has about 14,000 inhabitants. The city is only a few hours away from Chicago and Lake Michigan in Northeastern USA. Surrounded by lakes, forests, parks and prairie, Whitewater offers many opportunities for recreational activities, such as biking (on-road and off-road), golf, hiking, hang gliding, skiing, swimming, fishing and boating. There are also art galleries and unique boutiques.

Information from University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Closed programmes:
All courses on graduate level.
Online course load may be limited by US immigration policy.

Health insurance:

Please note that students will need to pay for a mandatory Health Insurance and Orientation Fee.

Full time studies (corresponding to 30 hp): 15 credits

Course types: Usually 3 credits/course

Course levels:
100–299 Lower-division courses (freshmen and sophomore students)
300–499 Upper-division courses (undergraduate juniors and seniors)
500–799 Graduate and doctoral level.

Academic year:
Fall term: September – December
Spring term: January – May



Course information

Student grants and loans for studies outside of Sweden

You may be entitled to student grants and loans from CSN when studying abroad.

As the cost of living and accommodation may be higher abroad, you can apply for an extra loan known as an additional loan for studies abroad.

You can also apply for an additional loan to cover additional costs, i.e. travel and insurance costs. 

Latest update: 2022-10-12