American Indian Student Services' vision is to assist and support UWM American Indian students and to help make our communities stronger. The program provides potential and currently enrolled students with personalized support services which will help them realize their educational goals and make their UWM experience a fulfilling one.

Support services include:

  • Recruitment and pre-college advising
  • Academic advising and personal counseling
  • Help with the admission and financial aid process
  • Peer mentoring
  • Cultural enrichment programming

All American Indian students are strongly encouraged to use our services and to take advantage of the opportunities provided. We invite you to visit the AISS office in Bolton Hall 195.

New American Indian Studies website!

Please visit the new American Indian Studies website!

American Indian Teacher Certification

The Electa Quinney American Indian Teacher Certification program at the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee is seeking qualified American Indian and Alaska Native applicants for the Early Childhood Education teacher certification programs. Completion of the undergraduate or post baccalaureate program will lead to a bachelor's degree and/or certification in Early Childhood Education (Birth-Grade 3). Application (pdf)

2014-2015 Scholarships

American Indian Chamber of Commerce Wisconsin Scholarship Application (pdf, due June 23, 2014)

Milwaukee Indian Education Committee Scholarship Application
(pdf, due July 11, 2014)

Julie's Spirit Memorial Scholarship Application
(pdf, due July 11, 2014)

Wisconsin Indian Education Association Scholarship Application
(pdf, due May 30, 2014)

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