COVID-19 Update
11/16/2020

Our operational status

Classes for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 are a mix of in-person, online, and hybrid modalities. We recommend email and/or Canvas as the best way to reach faculty and instructors. Academic departments are minimally staffed.

For more information: UWL's COVID-19 info hub

Experience the world at UWL

Learn about past worlds and the forces that made ours. Travel to other times and places through reading, discussion, and study abroad. Far more than job training, studying history is a global education, one that begins at UWL but deepens throughout your life.

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History

  • Complements any program and career goal
  • Allows for emphasis in a world region, topic, or teacher preparation
  • Takes learning outside the classroom
  • Provides cross-cultural knowledge and understanding
  • Underscores the way our future unfolds
    out of the past

Marketable skills

for future employment


Versatile


one-on-one advising


Broad array
of courses

You benefit by

  • Understanding peoples and societies
  • Learning to think creatively
  • Building skills in interpreting, analyzing, and communicating evidence
  • Preparing for the real world through internships, volunteering, and study abroad
  • Giving yourself an edge over competitors in careers in law, business and finance, medicine, education, journalism, public history, and government service

Award-winning
Faculty

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