As a Parkside student, you can expect a large amount of personal attention. Our 19:1 student-to-faculty ratio ensures that there is always someone to answer your questions and listen to your concerns. Our student-centric approach means students are never taught by assistants, don't get lost in a crowd, and work side-by-side with faculty dedicated to their success. We believe that your success is our success!
At Parkside you have access to a world-class education for a cost-effective price. Scholarships are available specifically for international students. Additionally, many students are surprised at the affordability of US Midwest life especially when they realize that they are just an hour away from Chicago’s metropolitan area.
Parkside’s beautiful 700-acres of Wisconsin woodland and prairies provide a focused academic setting. International students share that they feel safe and comfortable in their Parkside campus homes and have easy access to University dining facilities, student health center, Sports & Activity center, the library, computer labs, cinema and many other resources.
With more than 70 student clubs and organizations that cover a wide variety of interest areas, hobbies, and affiliations, there is something for everyone. Our strong NCAA Division II athletics program offers an abundance of sports activities for athletes or fans and as Parkside is considered a Regional Center for the Arts, opportunities to attend musical, theatrical or art galleries are available to the entire campus.
Parkside Achieves Amazing Results: 99% of our Computer Science graduates find jobs in the industry or pursue graduate studies; Over 91% of our Business Management graduates are employed within 6 months; UWP Health Profession graduates have an 89% acceptance rate into medical schools and professional programs.