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Safety Tips and Resources

Stevens Point is generally a safe community, and UW-Stevens Point is a safe campus. Because we all want to be safe, rather than sorry, our own University Police and Security Services department offers these important tips and resources for you to stay safe this year! Lock It Up • Lock your residence hall room when […]

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Welcome Week: What’s Happening

As a first year student, attending Welcome Week activities was important because I met other new students, spent time with my community advisors (CAs), and got to know my way around campus. Welcome Week is a time for students to unwind, adjust to their new home, and blow off some steam before the semester kicks […]

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ABCs of UW-Stevens Point

Although you’ve already made it to college, let’s go back to the basics and go over some ABCs of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.   A: Athletics: UW-Stevens Point students take pride in supporting their athletic teams. In fall, you can catch a crowd at a football game; in winter you can catch a mass […]

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Move-in Day Advice

As move-in day nears and nerves start escalating while preparing for the day, I’ve come up with some words of advice from someone who has been through the process a couple of times! Don’t sweat the small stuff. Don’t stress about bringing every knick-knack and item of clothing with you to college; chances are you […]

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UW-Stevens Point Textbook Rental

One thing about UW-Stevens Point that I’ve grown to love is the free Textbook Rental service. Unlike many other colleges, UW-Stevens Point offers rental textbooks free of charge for students. Prior to every semester, the University Store and Text Rental, located on the first floor of the Dreyfus University Center (DUC), is busy with students […]

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