Orientation

Online Orientation

The UW Colleges Online new student orientation is offered online and covers important information to help you prepare for your success at UW Colleges Online. This website is designed as a go-to source of information for students attending UW Colleges Online. You will be expected to complete the online orientation upon admission to UW Colleges Online. 

During orientation, you will:

  • Get to know the UW Colleges community through introductions from our Chancellor, Dean and a current UWC Online student
  • Become familiar with using your UWC student email and PRISM, along with information on scheduling and registration and finances
  • Prepare for your classes by getting details on textbooks and course materials, technology requirements, accessibility services and other academic resources
  • Learn how to stay connected through email, your academic advisor and social media 

If you have any questions about orientation, please contact your academic advisor.



UW Colleges Online

34 Schroeder Court, Suite 200

Madison, WI 53711