Admission requirements

Individuals interested in the Graduate Program in Human Performance at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (UWL) should apply for admission ( on-line.

Applications must include:

  • Application to the University (on-line)
  • Mission/Goal Statement
    • This 1-page statement describes why the Graduate Program in Human Performance will meet your needs for future career or academic interests and why you choose to apply to UW-La Crosse for graduate study.
  • GRE scores sent to UWL
  • 2 Academic References. Please have your references complete the following recommendation form about your academic abilities and aptitude for this program of study.
  • Transcripts of Prerequisite Courses showing the following courses (or equivalent)
    • ESS 205 Human Anatomy
    • ESS 206 Human Physiology
    • ESS 302 Physiology of Exercise
    • ESS 303 Biomechanics

**Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores are required for admission. 

All program application materials (including the on-line application to the University, mission/goal statement, transcripts, GRE scores, and  recommendation forms) should be sent to: 

Graduate Admissions Office (2320 Student Union, 1725 State Street, La Crosse, WI 54601) and must be received by the deadlines listed below.

Deadline for Applications

  1. Fall Semester Admission Only: February 1st