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Apply to the English Language Academy

To Apply for Admission to the UW-Whitewater English Language Academy

  1. Complete the ELA application at https://apply.wisconsin.edu/
  2. Submit the "Certification of Finances" form.
  3. Submit a clear copy of the biographical information page on your passport.
  4. Submit a copy of a bank statement.

Note: No TOEFL score is required for ELA admissions Only completed applications will be considered. 

To Apply for Conditional Admission to UW-Whitewater

Undergraduate degree-seeking applicants who are academically eligible may choose to apply for conditional admission to UW-Whitewater.  For conditionally admitted students, admission is active after successful completion of the English Language Academy.

  1. Complete the ELA application at https://apply.wisconsin.edu/
  2. Submit the nonrefundable $44 application fee in U.S. dollars using a credit or debit card.
  3. Submit an official copy of your high school transcript.
  4. If applying for Conditional Admission, also submit an official "General Evaluation" of all university-level foreign education credentials from non-U.S. institutions (if applicable). Credentials must be evaluated by: www.ece.org or www.wes.org
  5. Submit the "Certification of Finances" form.
  6. Submit a clear copy of the biographical information page on your passport.

Note: No TOEFL score is required for ELA admissions. 

Recommended ELA Application Deadlines

UW-Whitewater has rolling admissions for the English Language Academy, therefore does not have application deadlines.
Summer ELA session: May 15
Fall semester ELA: May 1
Spring semester ELA: November 1

Scholarships

Students who successfully complete a program offered by the UW-Whitewater English Language Academy may be eligible for UW-Whitewater International Student Scholarships. For more information click here.

Program Dates

For ELA dates and deadlines, click here.

Questions About Admissions?

We’re here to help! Email the ELA Coordinator, Susan Huss-Lederman, hussleds@uww.edu. You can also email the UW-Whitewater International Admissions team at intladmission@uww.edu, or visit our International Admissions Page.

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