UW-Green Bay

Overview

On October 11, 2017, University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross announced a proposal to join the UW College campuses with the university system. The plan calls for the UW-Marinette, UW-Manitowoc and UW-Sheboygan college campuses to be connected with UW-Green Bay. The Board of Regents approved this proposal at its November 9, 2017 meeting. UW-Green Bay has begun working with these three campuses to plan and implement the realignment with an effective date of July 1, 2018.

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UW-Marinette

UW-Green Bay

UW-Manitowoc

UW-Sheboygan

UW System Intentions

  • All UW Colleges campuses will remain open.
  • Programs and curricula will remain consistent until July 1, 2019.
  • Credit will continue to be transferrable.
  • Tuition will remain the same.
  • Resources will be better utilized.

More Information

UW System has established a useful website that to collect and publish information about the proposed realignment. See Proposed UW Colleges and UW-Extension Restructuring.
UW System Restructure

Guiding Principles

As announced in Chancellor Miller’s memo on October 13, 2017, Project Coastal will be guided by several principles:
  • UW-Green Bay will become a four-campus university. The University will operate under a single vision and mission.
  • Innovation will energize our work and the innovation space includes all four campuses.
  • Creating opportunities for student access and success is essential.
  • Faculty and staff welfare and support are essential.
  • During the transition and beyond we will work with:
    • Transparency.
    • High levels of participation.
    • Engagement of shared governance.
  • High levels of community engagement at all locations will be sought.