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Skyward: A Great Next Step for UWSP Pointers

By Portage County Business Council

Friendly coworkers, break-time competitions, a healthy work-life balance, employee celebrations—you can enjoy all these and more as a Skyward employee. At Skyward, cutting-edge software converges with the fun, laid-back work environment of a family-owned company.

Skyward was built from the ground up right here in Stevens Point—and so many of their bricks were laid by UWSP alumni. They’re proud to sponsor UWSP athletics and employ as many Pointers as they can. The Skyward team may be creating a better experience for millions of people around the world, but their roots are local—Skyward employs people nationally but over 40 percent are proud alumni of UWSP. Currently, Skyward has:30 interns and 149 full-time employees who started as interns.

See how Skyward is partnering with UWSP HERE

Skyward is an equal opportunity employer and they pride themselves on the thought diversity of their teams.If you’re worried about a non-traditional educational background, don’t be. Below are just some of the degrees held by Skyward employees:

  • Accounting
  • Art
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Science/Programming
  • Communications
  • Economics
  • Education
  • English
  • Finance
  • History
  • Information Technology
  • Journalism
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Psychology
  • Sociology