Community & Visitors

Whether you're local to Menomonie or visiting from afar, connect with us for a campus event, visit, or partnership.
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Part of a Greater Community

At UW-Stout, we're proud to be woven into the small-town community of Menomonie, Wisconsin. We love this vibrant place, nestled among picturesque rolling hills with a thriving downtown scene. You'll feel at home with local shops and retailers within walking distance, and the nearby cities of Minneapolis-St. Paul and Eau Claire are under an hour's drive away.

All Campus Events Calendar

Speakers, campus tours, athletics, conferences and performers — explore the countless events happening on campus.

Campus Community Events Calendar

Family Weekend

All day event - Memorial Student Center: Every year hundreds of families visit our campus to experience the amazing talent of our students and to spend quality time with family. Try out our climbing wall, laugh with our comedian or watch students strut their stuff on the runway at the Fashion Without Fabric fashion show. Whatever you choose, we hope you’ll make the visit to Menomonie to see what our Stout family is all about!

Family Weekend

All day event - Memorial Student Center: Every year hundreds of families visit our campus to experience the amazing talent of our students and to spend quality time with family. Try out our climbing wall, laugh with our comedian or watch students strut their stuff on the runway at the Fashion Without Fabric fashion show. Whatever you choose, we hope you’ll make the visit to Menomonie to see what our Stout family is all about!

Family Weekend

All day event - Memorial Student Center: Every year hundreds of families visit our campus to experience the amazing talent of our students and to spend quality time with family. Try out our climbing wall, laugh with our comedian or watch students strut their stuff on the runway at the Fashion Without Fabric fashion show. Whatever you choose, we hope you’ll make the visit to Menomonie to see what our Stout family is all about!


Chancellor

All Chancellor News

Commencement Dec. 14 to feature 750 graduates

University of Wisconsin-Stout’s spring semester commencement ceremonies will be held for 750 graduates Saturday, Dec. 14, at Johnson Fieldhouse.

Frank named university’s eighth chancellor

Dr. Katherine P. Frank, Vice President of Academic Innovation and Professor of English at Central Washington University, has been named chancellor at UW-Stout.

Cabot executive program to feature founder of handbag company

The founder of the startup handbag and accessories company Oliver Thomas will be the featured executive at this year’s Cabot Executive in Residence Program at U