Admission Requirement

Admission to UWM as a second-degree student normally requires a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with a minimum 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale. However, this is the minimum standard. Some academic programs have stricter criteria and/or additional requirements. Check with the school or college in which you are interested for more information.

Specific Major Information For: Phone
College of Health Sciences 414-229-2758
School of Architecture and Urban Planning 414-229-4015
Peck School of the Arts 414-229-4763
Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business 414-229-5271
School of Education 414-229-4721
College of Engineering and Applied Sciences 414-229-4667
School of Information Studies 414-229-4707
College of Letters and Science 414-229-4654
College of Nursing 414-229-5482
Helen Bader School of Social Welfare 414-229-4852

If you would like to receive specific information on UWM's programs, please contact the UWM school/college to which you intend to apply. For a list of UWM's programs, please review Major Mania.

If you are an adult returning to school and think that you may not meet the admission requirements, please contact the Office of Adult/Returning Student Services at 414-229-6732 to find out about other admission options.