1. UWM
  2. Admission
  3. Admission Checklist
  1. Submit required application documents for review. Priority application deadline is March 1, 2014. If you have questions during this step of the process, connect with Undergraduate Admissions at contact.uwm.edu. (email, live chat, social media, call - from this site)
  2. Submit FAFSA at fafsa.gov
  3. Wait to hear from The Office of Undergraduate Admissions staff regarding your admission status with either a phone call or a letter in the mail. Qualified transfer students will have at least a cumulative 2.0 GPA.
  4. Be aware of fee expectations and other steps after admission (see below).
  5. First day of classes: September 2, 2014

New Freshmen

  1. Sign up for placement testing
  2. Pay $100 toward the $235 New Freshmen Fee.
  3. Submit Housing Contract and $100 University Housing Deposit or complete residency policy exemption paperwork
  4. $50 late registration fee if not registered before the first day of classes
  5. Connect with the New Student Orientation Office

Transfer Students

  1. $115 for Transfer Fee
  2. $50 late registration fee if not registered before the first day of classes
  3. Sign up for placement testing, if you do not have transferable math or English classes or have not already taken UW System placement tests
  4. Connect with the New Student Orientation Office
  5. Register for classes with your advisor

All Other Students

  1. $100 tuition deposit before by the first day of classes
  2. $50 late registration fee if not registered before the first day of classes
  3. Register for classes with your advisor

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