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Rachel Meister (right) welcomes Emily Cornwall (left) into the Delta Zeta house, for move-in day.

Moving out of pandemic and onto campus

Alicia Dougherty , Campus News Editor September 4, 2022

Over the course of the past week new Warhawks moved onto campus, starting a new and exciting chapter in their lives transitioning from childhood to adulthood. However, this process looked hugely different...

Roaring state economy presents some worries in labor, housing markets

Roaring state economy presents some worries in labor, housing markets, Contributor April 10, 2022

Two reports from the University of Wisconsin highlight the good and potential bad of the state’s currently roaring economy. The mixed outlook reflects similar worries on the national level. One...

In hot housing market, real estate transfer revenues near all-time high

In hot housing market, real estate transfer revenues near all-time high

Wisconsin Policy Forum, Contributor April 3, 2022

Revenues from fees on transfers of real estate in Wisconsin increased 37% in fiscal year 2021, the largest annual increase in nearly four decades. This was driven by robust increases in real estate sales...

Blooper requires housing rescindment

Blooper requires housing rescindment

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor April 30, 2018

A communication issue on Tuesday, April 17 caused nearly 200 returning University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students to apply late for housing next fall. Frank Bartlett, Director of University Housing,...

Solve housing issue by working together

Solve housing issue by working together

Royal Purple Staff January 29, 2018

The local disparity between townies and gownies is no secret.   As students seek more off-campus housing options, community members call for more single-family residences; however, the best solution...

UW-Whitewater Housing Wars

February 18, 2015

Feb. 18, 2015 By Katie Campbell Trying to figure out where to live next year, what the costs are, what the advantages and disadvantages are, can be overwhelming. Although many affordable options...

Transfer students locked out of campus housing

July 21, 2011
Full campus housing leads to transfer students looking elsewhere

Fischer Hall shutting down for 2011-12 academic year

May 11, 2011
The next few years will mark drastic changes in on-campus housing as Fischer Hall is planned to go offline for renovations throughout the 2011-2012 academic year, Director of University Housing Frank Bartlett said.
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