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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Carroll University is closely monitoring the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Get updates on this evolving situation.

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95+ areas of study await your exploration.

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We’re more than a campus, we’re a community. We’re a place where you’ll belong.

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It's a big world. Let's explore it.

Who said all classrooms need walls?

Our Pioneer Core is the Pathway
Students in Japan

It's a big world. Let's explore it.

Who said all classrooms need walls?

Our Pioneer Core is the Pathway
Students on roof of the Milan Cathedral

It's a big world. Let's explore it.

Who said all classrooms need walls?

Our Pioneer Core is the Pathway
Students in Japan

It's a big world. Let's explore it.

Who said all classrooms need walls?

Our Pioneer Core is the Pathway
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It's a big world. Let's explore it.

Who said all classrooms need walls?

Our Pioneer Core is the Pathway

23 NCAA Division III Teams

One bold Pioneer spirit

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Wisconsin's pioneer college since 1846

Pioneers Persevere


The COVID-19 pandemic has upturned our lives and changed our priorities. But facing these unforeseen challenges and moving forward with grace, ingenuity and determination has also brought out our best.

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College Rankings

We’re pretty excited about Carroll, but don’t take our word for it. A lot of college ranking sites have good things to say about our university.

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Carroll University Ethos

We are partners in creating a community that embraces respect, integrity, and stewardship.

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F1rst Magazine

The official publication of Carroll. Discover stories on Wisconsin’s first institution of higher learning and those who push it forward.

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Carroll University zooms up U.S. News & World Report ranking list

Year after year, Carroll University appears on numerous lists of the best colleges and universities in the country. For U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 annual college rankings, Carroll University advanced 16 spaces to No. 28 in Best Value Schools, and shot up 27 spaces to #39 on Best Regional Universities Midwest.

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Renovated Education Hall Dedicated

Carroll University officials and supporters gathered Sept. 16 to officially reopen the newly renovated Education Hall, which is now home to the university’s new School of Education and Human Services.

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