About the La Crosse Area

La Crosse is a beautiful city of 51,426 people located on the Mississippi River in western Wisconsin.

Students are invited to discover everything the area has to offer. Whether it be enjoying one of the extensive hiking and biking trails, shopping in La Crosse’s historic downtown or Valleyview Mall, or enjoying the city’s cultural offerings and nightlife, there is literally something for everyone.

No wheels? No problem. La Crosse’s bus system will take Viterbo students wherever they want to go in the city for free.