Living in Milwaukee

The UWM Campus is located in a residential neighborhood located about 4 blocks from the shores of Lake Michigan in the northeastern section of Milwaukee. UWM has over 20,000 students, and is Wisconsin's largest urban University.

The City of Milwaukee has approximately 600,000 people, and the Milwaukee metropolitan area has approximately 1.5 million residents. Milwaukee is located approximately 1.5 hours from downtown Chicago and is serviced by numerous airlines, Amtrak, and Greyhound bus service.

Milwaukee is an ethnically diverse and culturally rich city with wonderful professional sports, entertainment and dining opportunities. Being in the Midwest, Milwaukee experiences all four seasons.