Cardinal Stritch University Transfer Options

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Worried about finishing your graduate degree? Not sure what your next steps should be? UWM can help — and there’s no application fee.

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Transferring to UWM as a Grad Student

Cardinal Stritch University closing is devastating, especially for its students, but we’re committed to making the path forward easier. Here’s how:

  • No application fee
  • A streamlined transfer process — UW-Milwaukee is the top transfer destination in the UW System.
  • Dedicated admissions advisors — See below for specific contact information.
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What Sets the UWM Graduate School Experience Apart

UWM is one of only two schools in Wisconsin recognized as a top-tier, or R1, university by the Carnegie Classifications of Institutions of Higher Education. Other reasons graduate students choose us include:

  • 67 master’s programs and 38 doctoral programs, including in nursing, business and education
  • More than 25 online graduate programs
  • Opportunities to work on research projects lead by internationally recognized experts
  • Faculty with strong professional ties to industry and nonprofits
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Who to Contact

  • Business Graduate Students: Kate Negri –
  • Education Graduate Students: Adonis Torrence –
  • Nursing Graduate Students: Adonis Torrence —
  • All Other Graduate Students: Erin Fox —
  • If you’re an international student and have questions regarding transferring as it relates to your international status, contact: Matt Jensen —