Checklist

Below is your checklist of items to complete before becoming a Pioneer.

Be sure to also visit Dates to Remember for a calendar of important events and deadlines.

Apply and be admitted to UW-Platteville*

Confirm your acceptance*

  • Log in to your PASS account to complete your intent to enroll.
  • The $100 deposit will be applied to your first semester tuition and is fully refundable until May 1 for fall term (Dec. 1 for spring term).

RESERVE YOUR ROOM*

  • New freshman and sophomore students, except for those who are planning to commute from home, married, or a veteran, are required to live on campus.
  • Visit Room Reservations to submit the residence life e-contract and pre-payment or the request for exemption.
  • The $150 prepayment will be applied to your first semester bill and $100 is refundable until May 1 for fall term (Dec. 1 for spring term).

TAKE THE UW SYSTEM PLACEMENT TESTS*

  • Incoming freshmen are required to take the UW System placement tests in math and English. The foreign language test is optional. The results of these tests determine the appropriate level of courses.

SIGN UP FOR NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION*

  • NSR is a day for new students to register for fall classes and learn more about the transition to UW-Platteville.
Information about placement tests and NSR is sent to all admitted students in early spring. You must pay your enrollment deposit before you will be able to select a date to attend NSR. Sessions fill quickly, so sign up early.

SEND FINAL TRANSCRIPTS TO THE OFFICE OF ADMISSION

ATTEND NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION OVER THE SUMMER

ATTEND WELCOME WEEKEND NEXT FALL

GET READY for CLASSES to BEGIN

* In the event that UW-Platteville should meet enrollment goals, the only way to ensure your place in the upcoming class is to complete these steps.

PASS SELF-SERVICE

Don’t forget you can also log in to your PASS account for important updates on admission, financial aid, and other required steps on your path to UW-Platteville.

Check your email for your login information and write it down for reference. If you misplaced your login information, email uwpadmissions@uwplatt.edu.

FINANCIAL AID and Scholarships

If you haven't already, it's time to start thinking about financial aid, scholarships, and paying for college.

  • Apply for scholarships (note deadlines, as they may vary)
  • File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (available on Oct. 1 at fafsa.gov)
  • Consider student employment on campus.

Visit Financial Aid to learn more.

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