Tag: housing

Press-Gazette coverage: Update on off-campus housing for UW-Green Bay students

The first tenants moved into new apartments built on the JBS Packerland Packing site less than six months after redevelopment of the 33.2-acre site got underway, reports the Press-Gazette. “An April blizzard, an August deluge and a sloppy September storm hampered progress, but University Heights at Baird Creek still welcomed its first tenants at the […]

Is college really worth it? Study shows most of America believes so

We know the cost of tuition, books, and housing is worth it. The majority of Americans believe so, as well. Seven in 10 seniors graduate with debt, owing about $29,650 per borrower. Still, 90 percent of parents and students say college is worth the investment, according to Sallie Mae. Almost 80 percent of Americans think […]

Photos: ‘Green shirts’ made Freshman Move-In Day 2016 a breeze

Freshmen Move-In Day 2016

The gratitude came in fast and furious — both in person and via social posts. Most sounded something like this: “We can’t thank you enough for the help moving our son (or daughter) in.” And it seems that campus volunteers now have a nickname, “green shirts.” Here is a post from Facebook, “The green shirts […]

Campus mourns the passing of Bob Schaefer

  UW‑Green Bay learned about the passing of Robert (Bob) Schaefer in Cocoa Beach, Florida, this week. Bob served as president of University Village Housing (UVHI) at UW‑Green Bay. He was a founding member of the organization, created in 1984, to ensure UWGB students would have affordable on-campus housing. In 1989 a new Residence Hall was named […]

Reminder: Aug. 4 deadline to register for Move-in Day

Residence Life needs you… from 8 a.m. to Noon, Thursday, Sept. 1 to help assist our newest students moving to campus. Go to www.uwgb.edu/housing and click on the Move-in Volunteers icon to complete a short Qualtrics form by August 4. Please contact the Office of Residence Life, 920-465-2040 or by email, housing@uwgb.edu if you have […]

Reminder: Freshmen move-in volunteers needed

Residence Life needs you… from 8 a.m. to Noon, Thursday, Sept. 1 to help assist our newest students moving to campus. Go to www.uwgb.edu/housing and click on the Move-in Volunteers icon to complete a short Qualtrics form by August 4. Please contact the Office of Residence Life, 920-465-2040 or by email, housing@uwgb.edu if you have […]

Freshmen move-in volunteers needed

Thank you to those who have already volunteered to assist with freshmen move-in day from 8 a.m. to Noon, Thursday, Sept. 1. Traditionally, faculty and staff have assisted our newest students as they move to campus and take one of their first steps towards completing their education. Our Phoenix families have been very appreciative and relieved […]