The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is a dynamic learning community grounded in academic excellence and focused on student success, diversity, inclusion and community engagement. One of 13 four-year institutions within the University of Wisconsin System, UW-Parkside provides an educational value to our students that is unparalleled. The campus is nestled in 700 acres of woodland and prairie and two miles west of Lake Michigan in Kenosha. At UW-Parkside, pay and benefits are competitive and we offer an engaging and supportive campus culture.
UW-Parkside has an increasingly diverse student body with 37 percent students of color. The preeminent goal in the university’s Academic and Student Affairs Plan 2025 is to continue to improve graduation rates and eliminate graduation rate gaps among majority and minority populations.