How to Apply: Reentry Students

How to apply if you've attended UW-Stout before and are looking to re-enroll.
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Reentry Application Deadlines

There is no hard-set application deadline for reentry students. Applications will be accepted through December for our spring semester, or early August for our fall semester. We do encourage you to submit your application by the following recommended deadlines so that everything else can happen in a timely manner.

Entry Term Recommended Deadline Final Deadline
Spring Semester November 1 Late December
Fall Semester March 1 Early August

Reentry Application Process

Which Type of Reentry Student Are You?

  • Regular reentry students have not earned transferable credits from any postsecondary institution since they last attended UW-Stout.
  • Transfer reentry students have earned transferable credits at another post-secondary institution since they last attended UW-Stout.

Regular Reentry Students Application Process 

You do not need to pay any application fee, submit your high school transcripts, or submit your ACT/SAT score. Just complete the UW System application and fulfill the additional requirements. 

UW System Application

Additional Reentry Admission Requirements

Readmission Circumstances
  • If you were in good standing when you left UW-Stout, you may be readmitted as enrollment management goals allow.
  • If you were on academic probation when you left UW-Stout, you may be readmitted on academic probation if there are openings in your chosen program.
  • If you are reapplying after being academically dismissed from UW-Stout, you may be readmitted on probation. You are required to submit a letter of appeal with your application. Decisions are made on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of the Director of Admissions.
Specific Program Admission Requirements

Specific Major Requirements

Some of our programs are especially rigorous. In addition to the standard application, these majors require that applicants meet extra requirements such as submitting a portfolio or earning a higher GPA.

  • All B.F.A. Programs
  • All B.S. Education Programs
  • B.S. Applied Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • B.S. Applied Mathematics and Computer Science
  • B.S. Applied Science
  • B.S. Career, Technical Education and Training
  • B.S. Computer Science
  • B.S. Dietetics
  • B.S. Packaging
  • B.S. Supply Chain Management

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Transfer Reentry Students Application Process

As a transfer reentry student, you do not need to pay an application fee, submit your high school transcripts, or submit your ACT/SAT score. Just complete the UW System application, submit your official transcripts from any other universities you've attended, and fulfill the additional requirements. ​​

UW System Application

Additional Reentry Application Requirements

  • Submit official transcripts from any other universities or colleges you've attended since you last attended UW-Stout.
Submitting your transcripts
By Mail Electronically
Admissions Office
212 Sorensen Hall
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Menomonie, WI 54751

Must be submitted directly to UW-Stout Undergraduate Admissions from the Institution.

We cannot accept faxed or emailed transcripts.

If prompted for an email where to send the transcript:

admissions@uwstoutedu 

Additional Reentry Admission Requirements

Readmission Circumstances
  • If your GPA is less than 2.20, you will be denied readmittance to UW-Stout. However, you may appeal this decision with the Dean of Students Office.
  • If you were in good standing or on academic probation when you left UW-Stout, you will be readmitted in the same status. Admission is contingent on your eligibility to return to your most recent institution as well as UW-Stout enrollment management goals.
  • If you are reapplying after being academically dismissed from UW-Stout, you may be readmitted on probation. You are required to submit a letter of appeal with your application. Decisions are made on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of the Director of Admissions.
Specific Program Admission Requirements

Specific Major Requirements

Some of our programs are especially rigorous. In addition to the standard application, these majors require that applicants meet extra requirements such as submitting a portfolio or earning a higher GPA.

  • All B.F.A. Programs
  • All B.S. Education Programs
  • B.S. Applied Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • B.S. Applied Mathematics and Computer Science
  • B.S. Applied Science
  • B.S. Career, Technical Education and Training
  • B.S. Computer Science
  • B.S. Dietetics
  • B.S. Packaging
  • B.S. Supply Chain Management

Review Specific Program Requirements

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