Center for Global Education
International student outdoors at UW-Whitewater


We are happy you are considering the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. We are proud of our campus and look forward to the opportunity to assist you. If you have questions we haven't covered, you may contact us any time via email:

You should apply as an international exchange student if:

  •  You are not a US citizen or legal permanent resident
  • You are nominated by one of UW-Whitewater's exchange partners
  • You have completed at least one year of university studies before starting the exchange
  • You do not plan to pursue a degree at UW Whitewater

Submit an application at :

  • Submit application first and then send the supporting documents. That would facilitate the processing of all the materials.
  • Make sure your name on the application is the same as it appears in your passport
  •  Make sure that the Permanent Home Address is your home country address even if you currently live in the US
  • Your Mailing Address can be your US address if you have one
  • If you do not have a Social Security Number (SSN), you can leave that field blank
  • Instructions on filling out undergraduate application

Fill out and submit the following supplementary documents electronically to

We recommend submitting the online application and all the supporting materials prior to these dates:

  • Fall semester start: 15 th of March
  • Spring semester start: 1 st of October

Please nominate students by sending an email to, including the following information of your nominated student(s):

  • Full name
  • Email
  • Major field(s) of study
  • Academic level (undergraduate or graduate)
  • Proposed term(s) of exchange study (Fall Semester, Spring Semester, or Academic Year)

Comprehensive information about exchnage study at UW-Whitewater is in our latest Exchange Fact Sheet

McCutchan Hall
239 Prince Street
Whitewater, WI 53190

Study Abroad
McCutchan Hall
Room 204
(262) 472-5759

International Student Support
McCutchan Hall
Room 220
(262) 472-4992

International Admissions
McCutchan Hall 208
(262) 472-1440