University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh Reviews
UWO offers many opportunities for undergraduate students. Classes are fairly easy to get into, and the professors are caring and helpful if you put forth effort in your classes.
I liked that there are many opportunities to get a job for the school year. Also there are outdoor and indoor activities to keep me in shape.
I’m doing RN to BSN at home. It’s very convenient. The advisors are extremely helpful. Being out of school for 20 yrs has been difficult. We didn’t even have email when I was in school the first time.
It is a good school. Buildings are a little dated, food gets boring and isn't very healthy, but overall campus and the school itself is great.
UW Oshkosh is a good, smaller school with strong business and nursing schools. Recommended for those who prefer a small and close knit environment.
I am a 100% online student so my experience on campus is very limited to say the least. With that being said Oshkosh was one of the only schools that offered the online program I was looking for in Wisconsin. Unfortunately the program is relatively small and funding is not the greatest. This reduces class options dramatically.
For the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, I like how diverse and accepting it is but there are a few things I’m not a fan of such as, their parking situation- there’s not a lot of places to park- and sometimes their food.
I just transferred to UW-Oshkosh and so far it has been a very good experience. The professors seem willing to help and make it feel comfortable for students. Also, the campus is extremely nice and has student events all the time. Yesterday we have a cornhole tournament at school which was very fun. I believe my two years here will be very positive.
I like the majority of things offered at UW Oshkosh. In general, it feels like every little thing costs money and they do whatever they can to get more money out of you. The food is decent, it just seems like they have the same thing every other week. Blackhawk to go is awesome though! The campus is fairly close together and tight knit which makes it a great experience. I have only had one horrible professor is overall that department is good too. I like the school I go to!
UWO is a good school, but they could work on taking better care of their students. As a current student, I definitely feel like I get put on the back burner when it comes to advising with someone, or even meeting with a teacher (not all, but some). Other than that, it really is what you make it!
I like how to has big school feeling but yet you know everyone. I like how close the classes are to each other, but if there’s something I would change is the dining options. Food here is terrible
The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh has remarkable nursing and education programs. Unfortunately, I am interested in Natural Resources and would like there to be more scholarships and activities related to Environmental Studies.
UWO is the perfect size campus! I see many familiar faces on my way to classes and class sizes are normally not too big. I love the new construction in Reeve Union, it's a great place to study and take a break from Polk Library. Professors are great for the most part, and it's easy to get involved. As for social life outside of academics, there is lots to do and a lot of fun is to be made! One thing I would change is the food options.
The university is very welcoming, and very uplifting. Like many other incoming freshman, this previous school year was very hard to adjust to; as the months lead on, it became easier, but it did take quite a long time. It wasn't until I became more involved on campus and participated more with activities and events, which made the university feel more like a second home. People can get homesick and it can be easy to feel down about situations you cannot control in college; however, taking control of what is there on campus can influence your experience tremendously, likewise to my own.
Good size school. I don't enjoy it as much because it's in a small town and don't have a car. I'm sure you will enjoy it if you are interested in a small school.
Things that I liked about the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh is first off the availability of my professors because whenever I needed help in one of classes I was able to contact a professor and they would get back to me in a timely manner. Secondly, the academic resources at the university were a great help because they help you get a good grasp on a concept you may not be familiar with. Lastly, the environment and people are amazing and friendly which helped me adapt to not being at home.
In terms of safety, UW Oshkosh and the immediate surrounding city is one of the safest I've encountered, so this is definitely something to consider when recommending this to your children. One thing that is a headache to deal with is the cost and lack of parking - it's a bit too high for the limited availability around campus.