Outside of the University Center north entrance

About UWRF

Our Promise

An excellent education at an affordable price. That’s our promise to you.

Recognized as one of the finest universities in the Midwest, our beautiful campus is located just 30 minutes from Minneapolis/St. Paul in the beautiful St. Croix Valley. We help students build skills for the future they want and turn learners into leaders. With a campus full of opportunities, students experience first-hand an inclusive, forward-thinking learning environment built just for them. We’re shaping a new generation of self-starters and team builders, creative makers and critical thinkers. We are UW-River Falls and we’re getting you ready for what’s next.


Residence Halls


Areas of Study


Average Class Size

Group of students attend their graduation ceremony

Mission, Vision, Values

Our mission, our vision and our values. Three things we hold near and dear to our hearts.

Wide view of the campus mall and clock tower


We’ve been around a long time (since 1874, to be exact) so we’ve seen and done a lot!

Chancellor Maria Gallo speaks behind a podium


Listeners, learners, leaders. Our administration strives to lead by example.



Rights and Regulations

We know rights and regulations don’t sound like the most fun things to read about, but your safety and rights as students are important to us. We’ve put all the applicable information, from Title IX info to campus policies, together for your easy reference.

Two students talk at an event on campus