Reentry Admission for Study Abroad Students

UW–Madison students participating in a semester-long study abroad program sponsored by a university other than UW–Madison must apply for reentry admission to Wisconsin. (If you are participating in a summer or winterim program, you do not need to apply for reentry admission.)

Apply Online

First Undergraduate Degree

Apply using the Reentry Application in the Student Center:

  • Students last enrolled Fall 2010 or later: Access application through My UW using your NetID
  • Students last enrolled prior to Fall 2010: Access application through My Info

Second Undergraduate Degree


Application Fee and Test Scores: As a reentry student, you do not need to pay the application fee or submit standardized test scores.

Statement: Prepare your statement before applying. Your statement should include a brief description of why you are applying for reentry admission, your educational goals, and your activities since your last date of enrollment at UW–Madison.

Study abroad reentry students do not need to complete the application questions relating to high school courses in progress, ACT/SAT scores, and employment and activities. You also do not need to complete the high school counselor information/form nor either of the statements.

However, please be sure to list your study abroad institution (name, location, dates) and study abroad course work in the appropriate section of the application.