Guide to the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire Undergraduate Catalogs, 1916–2024

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Overview of the Collection

Special Collections & Archives
McIntyre Library
University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire
P.O. Box 4004
105 Garfield Ave.
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004

Reference Code: USGZE AS067

Accession Number: 85-18, 236; 89-064; 90-086; 93-44; 95-23; 96-14, 98; 97-65; 99-19; 00-15, 49; 06-117; 16-007; 23-030

Collection Number: Archives Series 67

Creator: University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire

Title: University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire Undergraduate Catalogs

Dates: 1916–2024

Quantity: 4 linear feet (4 record cartons); Digital Materials: 15 Files, 1 Folder, 1.55 GB

Location of Collection: D3/5d-5e; Digital Asset Preservation Storage: “AS067_Undergraduate Catalogs”

Languages: Collection materials are in English.

Summary: Descriptions of annual undergraduate course offerings at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire and its predecessor institutions.

Biographical/Historical Note

The University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire was founded in 1916 as Eau Claire State Normal School.  The first Bachelor of Education was awarded in 1927, when the institution was renamed Eau Claire State Teachers College. In 1951, the college, now renamed Wisconsin State College-Eau Claire, gained the authority to grant liberal arts degrees. In 1964, the institution’s name was changed to Wisconsin State University-Eau Claire.  The name University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire was adopted in 1972 after the merger of the University of Wisconsin and Wisconsin State University System.

Content Description

Descriptions of annual undergraduate course offerings, educational objectives, and graduation requirements at the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire and its predecessor institutions. Also includes lists of faculty members, information about the institutions’ facilities and extracurricular organizations, Summer Session Bulletins through 1970, and course descriptions for freshman level courses from 2004–2011. Physical copies of catalogs range from 1916–2016. Digital undergraduate catalogs are located in the Digital Asset Preservation Storage: “AS067_Undergraduate Catalogs” collection, ranging from 2009–2024. The 2009–2024 digital undergraduate catalogs are also available on the UW-Eau Claire website: Catalogs | UW-Eau Claire ( Digital copies of undergraduate catalogs and summer session bulletins ranging from 1916-1994 are available through the UW-Eau Claire Digital Collections webpage:

Related Collections

  • AS068: University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire Registrar’s Office class schedule bulletins, 1945–2008
  • AS071: Fee Schedules, 1968–1974
  • AS294: University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire’s Registrar’s Office frozen class schedule, 1969–2010     
  • AS523: University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire Graduate Catalogs, 1962–2024
  • Undergraduate Catalogs, Archives Local History Collection, LD6090 .A378

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information: Transferred to the University Archives by the Registrar’s Office annually.

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public.

Use Restrictions: Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright owned by the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire.

Processing Note: Processed by Lark Keating-Hadlock and Colleen McFarland in June 2007. Digital additions processed by Julie Hatfield in June 2023.

Arrangement: Chronological.

OCLC #: 13484895


Subject Terms:

Universities and colleges — Wisconsin — Eau Claire — Curricula — Catalogs.
University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire — Curricula — Catalogs.
University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire — Entrance requirements.
University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire — Public relations

Geographical Terms:

Eau Claire, Wis.

Detailed List of Contents






Undergraduate Catalogs and Summer Session Bulletins



Undergraduate Catalogs and Summer Session Bulletins (through 1970)



Undergraduate Catalogs



Undergraduate Catalogs



Course Descriptions for Freshmen Level Courses


Folder “AS067_Undergraduate Catalogs_23-030”

Undergraduate Catalog, 2009–2024

15 Files, 1 Folder, 1.55 GB