Business & Industry Partners

Our collaboration with our partners is central to UW-Stout's Polytechnic designation and success.
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As a polytechnic university, we are driven by our three tenets: career focus, applied learning, and collaboration with business, industry and other educational institutions. Below is a just partial listing within each of our six career pathways of some of the hundreds of our partners who employ our students, serve on our advisory boards to guide our curriculum, benefit from our Discovery Center outreach services, or support us through their donations.

Art, Design & Graphics

 
  • 3M
  • Belmark, Inc.
  • Duluth Trading Company
  • Ecolab
  • General Mills
  • Hormel Foods
  • Japs-Olsen
  • Kohler
  • Menard, Inc.
  • Nosco
  • Quad/Graphics
  • Spectrum Brands
  • Sub-Zero, Inc.
  • Target

Business & Management

 
  • Acuity
  • Buckle, Inc.
  • Destination Kohler
  • Graco
  • Hyatt Resorts
  • Kimberly-Clark
  • Kraus Anderson
  • Land O’Lakes
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Marcus Hotels & Resorts
  • Miron Construction
  • Omni Hotels and Resorts
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Von Maur
  • Weidner Apartment Homes

Education

 
  • Altoona School District
  • Bloomington Public Schools
  • Eau Claire Area School District
  • Green Bay Area School District
  • Menomonie Area School District
  • Oak Creek-Franklin School District
  • Regis Catholic Schools
  • Sheboygan Falls School District
  • Wausau School District
  • Wisconsin Technical College System

Science & Engineering

 
  • 3M
  • Andersen Corporation
  • DesignWise Medical, Inc.
  • Epic
  • The Greenheck Group
  • Harley-Davidson Motor Company
  • International Paper
  • Kimberly-Clark
  • Kohler
  • Lakeshore Systems, Inc.
  • Medtronic
  • MillerCoors
  • Milwaukee Electric Tool
  • Nolato Contour
  • OEM Consulting Services
  • OEM Fabricators, Inc.
  • Oshkosh Defense
  • Pepsico
  • Phillips Medisize Corporation
  • Proto Labs
  • Reality Works, Inc.
  • Target
  • UTC Aerospace Systems

IT & Communications

 
  • 3KeyLogic, LLC
  • Activision
  • Cisco Meraki
  • Clockwork
  • Dell
  • Forcepoint
  • IBM
  • IDEXX Laboratories
  • Jamf
  • Leidos
  • Marshfield Clinic Information Services
  • Rockwell Collins
  • Target
  • Thomson Reuters

Human Sciences

 
  • Arbor Place, Inc.
  • Bellin Health
  • Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
  • Dane County Sheriff’s Office
  • L.E. Phillips Treatment Center
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Minnesota Mental Health Clinics
  • Northwest Counseling and Guidance Clinic
  • Optum Health
  • Regions Hospital
  • Syngenta
  • Takeda Pharmaceuticals
  • Vet’s Plus, Inc.
  • Wisconsin Early Autism Project

750+ employers attend career conferences

1,000+ companies assisted with Stout expertise

$2M in corporate donations received in 2017