The University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn is situated in a picturesque part of the city-the Kortowo campus, the unquestionable pride of the University. Learning, leisure, and recreation: all these needs are satisfied at the campus. The village of Kortowo occupies an area of 230 hectares and is surrounded by forests and 4 lakes, the biggest one - Kortowskie Lake, which creates great conditions for leisure activities.
On campus, there are 188 scientific societies and student organizations, university radio station (Radio UWM FM), television (TV Kortowo) and magazines, the Kortowo Folklore Song and Dance Troupe, the Choir of the UWM, the famous volleyball team AZS UWM and many others. All this constitutes a great social and cultural environment to interact and acquire experience by meeting people from various fields of knowledge and from different countries.