School of Professional Studies - Spring 2023

Cardinal Update

Welcome to School of Professional Studies (SPS) Cardinal Update page! This is where Cardinals can keep tabs on the latest happenings within SPS.

Register for your next term today!

Summer Registration is here! You can register for either an eight or four week term. You can view the courses offered here. Check-in with one of our Academic Advisors if you need help getting in class.

In the News

  1. The Student Study Center is open for business at the Northwest Center! Room 142 has become a nest for students to relax, study or meet with our Student Success Advisor. Come and check it out!
  2. The DBA Study Office is open! Room 150 at the Northwest Center has been converted to a small group of individual office setups for those in the DBA program to utilize.
  3. Your advising team has a new face. Please welcome Kathy Anderson to your advising team!
  4. Need to review how to register and drop courses?
    Check out our self-service options (certain conditions apply). Learn how to self-drop and take command of your schedule.

Upcoming Events

Graduating May 2023?

If you are pending graduation for May, make sure to keep up to date with your time line through your graduation group in Canvas. If you have questions about graduation, you can email

April 29, 2023

This is the start to the Summer I term. Make sure to complete your registration!

June 3, 2023

This is the start to the Summer Session I 4 week term. Make sure to complete your registration!

SPS Bulletin Board


Make a Virtual Appointment with us!

  • You can make a virtual appointment to speak with an Admissions Counselor from your home! Make an appointment to video chat or phone conference with an Admissions Counselor today.
  • Drop-In and speak with an Academic Advisor via our Virtual Advising Counter. Have an advising question? Need to talk about your degree plan? Want course suggestions? Drop into our Virtual Advising Counter Monday - Friday from 1 - 3 p.m. Drop by today. Keep in mind the counter is closed during holidays.

UIW Response to COVID-19

  • As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, you can stay abreast of the latest UIW plans for keeping students, staff and faculty safe by reviewing the UIW Response to COVID-19.

Looking for Continuing Education (CE)?

  • The SPS Office of Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE) provides learning opportunities to students and the community with courses that offer valuable career training, certifications and preparation for professional tests.

Top 5 Advising FAQs

  • Click here to watch a video from the SPS Advising team as they answer the top five FAQs to help current students prepare for their classes and stay on track toward graduation.

Thinking Ahead for 2023

Summer 2023 Registration

Registration for the Summer terms has opened! Make sure to get registered ASAP.

Need Tutoring?

SPS offers free tutoring!

UIW is offering individual online tutoring appointments through Smarthinking for SPS students. Smarthinking tutoring is available 24x7.

Learn more about these services and how to access them.