Admission and Prior Credits

To All Applicants

This section provides general admission information for undergraduate degree-seeking and special students for UW-Platteville, UW-Platteville Baraboo Sauk County, and UW-Platteville Online. Professional development courses or courses for personal enjoyment can be found in the Continuing Education section.

Those who intend to earn a degree or become a special student must apply for admission to the university. The preferred method to apply electronically, but paper applications are available through the Office of Admission. Please see the UW-Platteville home page at for specific instructions.

If degree-seeking applicants know the field of study they intend to pursue, they may indicate that choice on the application. If applicants are still deciding, they may indicate undecided as their choice. Some majors may require additional standards for admission.

Special Notice

All applicants must provide the university with accurate information about personal and educational history. Failure to disclose all academic history at the time of application may result in rescinding of admission offer and/or invalidation of credits or degrees earned.  Students who intentionally falsify or omit information as part of their university record will be suspended.