Projected expenses (2014-15 Academic Year)
Note: In addition to tuition,
students in the program will incur additional expenses for the following:
- lab fees
trips associated with courses
and travel during clinical internships
The Board of Regents reserves the
right to change tuition and fees without published notice.
Annual increases in tuition and fees range from 3-5%.
Upon accepting the program's offer of admission, new
students will work with the UWL Financial Aid Office for assistance with
financial aid matters, such as FAFSA. For further information please
visit UWL Financial Aid Office
Scholarships, administered by the
UW-La Crosse Foundation, are available for full-time students enrolled in the DPT
program and in the process of completing their first or second years. There are two deadlines for scholarship application:
In October of each academic year,
both first and second year DPT students may apply for the Polek scholarships.
The number of scholarships awarded depends on the availability of funds.
Typically six full-tuition (for a calendar year) scholarships are awarded to
both the first year and second year DPT students. Scholarship applications
are available from the Chair of the PT scholarship committee. The
Scholarship committee obtains input from all full-time and part-time PT faculty
and obtains the necessary financial aid information from the Financial Aid
Office on campus to aid in the selection process. Winners are announced during
the annual PT Family and Friends weekend. Selection of recipients is based on
the following criteria:
The person or persons who most
satisfy these traits should be awarded the scholarship. In the event that
superior candidates can not be identified based on attitude and character then
financial need (based on information from financial aids office) and scholastic
ability will be considered.
UWL Foundation Scholarships
The application deadline each
academic year for all other UWL Foundation scholarships for DPT students is February 15. The PT program scholarship selection committee will be reviewing
applications, obtaining recommendation from other PT faculty, and selecting the
scholarship recipients. Scholarship recipients will be announced at the
Honors Reception set for the last Monday in April in Valhalla.
Applications are available at the UWL Foundation office. At the time of application, you must be enrolled in the DPT program and completing your first or second year at UWL. One application will place you into consideration for the following scholarships:
For more information please visit UW-La Crosse Foundation Scholarships