In the space of about three hours on a sun-splashed Thursday morning (Aug. 29), more than 600 new freshmen arrived at Residence Life to unpack family cars, trailers and trucks and fill their new rooms with personal belongings.
In case you were wondering: Yes, the spectacular water-main break that sent millions of gallons of water geysering skyward at the intersection of Mason and Main last weekend did have an impact on the UW-Green Bay campus a few miles away. Residents of campus housing – the relative few who didn’t go home for January […]
Residence Life has informed student residents that work is expected to begin this Thursday (Oct. 25) on development of a park-like area linking student housing to the University Union. A portion of the three-acre site will be fenced off for safety reasons and truck traffic. As shared previously in this newsletter, planners say the area […]
UW-Green Bay Housing and Residence Life is coordinating a ‘Spooktacular’ Halloween-themed event from noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Kress Center. Held in conjunction with the national Make a Difference Day initiative, ‘Spooktacular’ invites Green Bay-area children for an afternoon of activities, games, candy and more. The event is free and open to the […]
Green Bay-area children and their families are invited to attend a “Spooktacular” Halloween-themed event from noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Kress Events Center at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. Organized by UW-Green Bay Housing and Residence Life, the free Spooktacular event will feature Halloween-themed games, candy and plenty of fun. Children of all […]
We’re a week away from freshman move-in day, and it looks like another record year for on-campus housing. We told you last month that Residence Life is full for fall, with about 100 students on the housing wait list. That number was down to 31 as of Thursday (Aug. 23), with a record 2,050 students […]
With the beginning of fall semester 2012 a little more than one month away, the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay reports it is still accepting new-student applications and course registrations. Newcomers and late registrants hoping to live on campus, however, are encountering a “no vacancy” sign. The 2,100 available slots in the Residence Life complex have […]
UW-Green Bay is one of three four-year UW schools where freshmen have a choice about whether to live on campus, according to an article in the Green Bay Press-Gazette. While UW-Milwaukee has looked into requiring its freshmen to live on campus, UW-Green Bay does not expect to adopt a similar policy. “It’s something we’ve thought […]
On behalf of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, University Village Housing Inc. will break ground Friday (Nov. 20) on its newest residence hall – an $8 million apartment unit that will accommodate 126 students.