UW-River Falls

UW-River Falls




Find out more about the admission requirements and student services offered by UW-River Falls.

About River Falls

At UW-River Falls, the BS in Health and Wellness is housed in the Department of Health and Human Performance in the College of Education and Professional Studies.

To discover more about the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, visit the campus website at www.uwrf.edu.

Admission Requirements

The Bachelor of Science in Health and Wellness Management is a degree completion program designed for students who already have some college credits or an associate degree. You are eligible for admission to this degree if you have completed at least 60 semester credits of transferable coursework with a 2.0 or better grade point average (GPA).

To begin, you must choose as your home campus one of four collaborating University of Wisconsin campuses.

Graduation Requirements

To graduate, you need to earn a minimum of 120 semester credits with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0.

  • General Education (38 credits)
  • Electives and University Requirements (19 credits)
  • Health and Wellness Management Program requirements (63 credits)

UW-River Falls is committed to promoting cultural diversity and global perspectives with each degree plan. Students must earn the last 30 semester-hour credits through UW-River Falls and maintain a GPA average of 2.25 among Health and Wellness Management courses.

Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid can help you complete your application for financial assistance, help with billing questions, and provide you with general information about the programs available to you to finance your education.

Hours: 7:45 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (Central Time), Monday–Friday

Contact Information

Phone: (715) 425-4111
Fax: (715) 425-0708
Email: billing.finaid@uwrf.edu
Website: http://www.uwrf.edu/FinancialAid/


The UW-River Falls Veterans Office provides assistance to veterans, reservists, National Guard, active duty, and family members. Services include information on and assistance with education benefits, paper work, community, county, state and federal resources. Veterans and current Reserve or National Guard members may be eligible to receive benefits from the Veterans Administration (VA) and the Wisconsin Department of Veteran Affairs. Disabled veterans may be eligible to enroll under a special vocational rehabilitation program administered by the VA.

Hours: 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (Central Time) Monday–Friday

Contact Information

Phone: (715) 425-3529
Fax: (715) 425-3478
Email: veterans.office@uwrf.edu
Website: http://www.uwrf.edu/VeteranServices/


The Chalmer Davee Library provides resources and services to support the curriculum and mission of the UW-River Falls. Online students have full access to the library’s collections and resources through a robust website.

Career Services

All UWRF students may use the comprehensive career planning services and resources provided through the Career Services office.

Hours: 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (Central Time) Monday–Friday

Contact Information

Phone: (715) 425-3572
Fax: (715) 425-3573
Website: http://www.uwrf.edu/CareerServices/