Application Process

1.  Apply online at https://apply.wisconsin.edu/

2.  Pay the US $44 application fee

3.  Submit the following scanned documents by e-mail to rebecca.schmidt@uwc.edu:

  • Passport identification page
  • All secondary school (high school) records
    • These must be in both the language of instruction and official English translation, and must include the following:
      • Grade reports for all years of secondary school
      • Any diploma or certificate earned; and any record of secondary school exit exams
  • All post-secondary records
    • These must be in both the language of instruction and official English translation, and must include the following:
      • Transcripts for academic credit earned from every college, university, trade or professional school after secondary school
  •  Proof of English proficiency
    • This may be demonstrated with a TOEFL, IELTS, or iTEP test score report, or with an official recommendation letter from one of our partner English schools.
  • Financial documentation
    • This must show a minimum of US $22,850 and can be any of the following:
      • An account statement from a personal bank account
      • An account statement from a sponsor's bank account and a completed Financial Verification Form
      • A scholarship award letter
  • International Student Health Insurance Authorization Form

4.  Submit the following original documents by mail:

  • All secondary and post-secondary school records (as listed above)
    • These must be original or officially certified copies.
  • Proof of English proficiency (as listed above)
    • This must be sent directly from the school or testing authority.

All documents should be sent to:

UW Colleges Office of International Education
ATTN: Rebecca Schmidt
432 N. Lake Street, Room 437
Madison, WI 53706, USA