Are you considering transferring to UWM to complete your bachelor’s degree or to finish an associate degree at one of our branch campuses (UWM at Waukesha or UWM at Washington County)? No matter which option you choose, we are here to help you reach your educational goals. All three of our campuses offer students a top-notch education and a jump-start on your future professional success. 

Which option fits YOUR transfer journey?

I'm interested in attending the Milwaukee campus

Click on the links below for detailed information about each topic.

I am currently attending Milwaukee and I would like to transfer to Waukesha or Washington County

Students currently enrolled at the Milwaukee Campus in a bachelor’s degree program can apply to transfer to Waukesha or Washington County for an associate degree program by submitting this form to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Students are highly encouraged to speak to their academic advisor before transferring to an associate degree program.

Important Dates and Deadlines

  • MARCH 1, 2020 Fall 2020 priority application deadline
    Note: This is a priority date. Applications are still accepted following this date until capacity or final deadline is reached.
  • AUGUST 14, 2020 Fall 2020 final application deadline
  • OCTOBER 1, 2020 Spring 2021 priority application deadline
    Note: This is a priority date. Applications are still accepted following this date until capacity or final deadline is reached.

After you are admitted to the branch campus, you are encouraged to contact the Solution Center at the branch campus to meet with an academic advisor to select courses.

University of Wisconsin‐Milwaukee at Washington County:

262-335-5201 or wsh-cgs@uwm.edu

University of Wisconsin‐Milwaukee at Waukesha:

262-521-5040 or wak-cgs@uwm.edu

Be sure to contact the Financial Aid Office for information on financial aid at the branch campuses.

I am currently attending Waukesha or Washington County and I would like to transfer to the Milwaukee Campus

Plan ahead

Not quite ready to apply, but looking for guidance?

If you are hoping to transfer to the Milwaukee campus from Waukesha or Washington County, contact Courtney Gostas, Campus Visit & Recruitment Coordinator at crgostas@uwm.edu or 414-251-6569 to let us know of your intent as early as possible.

Apply to transfer the semester before

If you are currently enrolled at UWM at Waukesha or UWM at Washington County as a degree-seeking student and wish to transfer to the Milwaukee campus for the following term, complete the Internal Transfer Form.

Students will need to login to this form using their epantherid and password. The form is available for spring transfer students starting September 15. The form is available for summer or fall transfer students starting February 3.

During peak times, you may expect to wait 4-6 weeks for a decision.

Pay attention to important deadlines, so you don’t miss the opportunity to apply!

Contact your Admission Advisor

If you have any questions about this form, the transfer process, or your transfer credits, contact Courtney Gostas at crgostas@uwm.edu.

Scholarships

Check out our Panther Scholarship Portal for information on scholarships. Also, make sure to contact the Financial Aid Office for information on financial aid at the Milwaukee Campus.

Mailing Address

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
P.O. Box 749
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0749

Street Address

Welcome Center
2100 E Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211