Thank you for your
interest in the graduate programs at UW-La
Crosse. UW-L is a member of the Council of
Graduate Schools and has several programs with
national accreditation. For a list of
graduate programs at UW-L, click
For a list of graduate programs at UW-L, click here.
To apply as a degree-seeking student to a UW-L graduate program, complete the UW System online application, submit a nonrefundable $56 application fee, and submit all official transcripts (undergraduate and graduate) to the UW-L Admissions Office. If you attended UW-L, you do not need to submit official transcripts from UW-L; however, you will need to submit official transcripts from any other post-secondary institutions attended if they have not been previously submitted to UW-L. Your application fee and official transcripts can be sent to:
142 Cleary Center
For admission consideration to graduate study, you must have:
- A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution.
- An overall undergraduate grade point average of at least 2.85 on a 4.00 scale, or an average of at least 3.00 in the last half of all undergraduate work, or an average of at least 3.00 for no less than 12 semester credits of graduate study at another accredited graduate school. The graduate study GPA admission consideration option is not applicable for students applying to the MBA program. Some programs have higher grade point average admission requirements.
- Departmental or school/college admission to the graduate program. Many graduate programs require additional supplemental application materials. Please refer to the Web site of the program to which you seek admission for details.
- Satisfactory scores in all tests required by the program, department or college. Please refer to the program Web site for test requirements.
For more information, including the graduate catalog and a list of graduate program Web sites, please visit the Office of University Graduate Studies Web site.