University of Wisconsin Madison College of Engineering
Student Services have moved

Each College of Engineering program now has an advising center dedicated to serving their students.

 

Find your advising center

Your advisor is listed on the homepage of your student center. For general advising questions, please call 608-262-2473.

 

 

Department Application Deadlines

December 1st - for Spring Admission.

May 1st - for Fall Admission.

Select your current classification at UW-Madison

EGR Student - I am a pre-departmental student in the College of Engineering

EGR Students (Pre-departmental Student)

EGR students are students who have been admitted to the College of Engineering  but who are not yet affiliated with a degree-granting engineering department.

 

 

If you meet the General College Requirements (GCR) then you qualify to apply to a degree-granting department by submitting the Application to Transfer into a Degree-granting Engineering Program (requires UW-Madison NetID).  This is an application for ALL UW-Madison Students.

 

EGRT Student - I am a pre-departmental transfer student in the College of Engineering

EGRT (Pre-departmental transfer student)

EGRT students are students who have transfered to the College of Engineering from a different institution but are not yet affiliated with a degree-granting engineering department.

 

 

If you meet the General College Requirements (GCR) then you qualify to apply to a degree-granting department by submitting the Application to Transfer into a Degree-granting Engineering Program (requires UW-Madison NetID).  This is an application for ALL UW-Madison Students.

 

Departmental Student - I am in an engineering department and want to transfer to a different engineering department

Departmental students

Departmental students (students who are affiliated with a degree-granting engineering department) are undergraduate students who are affiliated with, and have been admitted to, one of the following degree granting engineering departments:

 

 

 

 

 

If you want to apply to transfer to a different department than the one you are currently in then please do the following:

1. Click on the following Application to Transfer into a Degree-granting Engineering Program (requires UW-Madison NetID).

 

2. Download the Supplemental Application for current CoE departmental students wishing to transfer departments form and submit it to the appropriate office.

 

 

 

Cross-Campus Student - I am a UW-Madison student not in the College of Engineering

Cross-Campus Students

Cross-Campus students are UW-Madison students in other schools and colleges on campus (e.g., L&S, CCAS, CALS,)

 

 

If you wish to apply to a degree granting engineering department here are some quick facts you must know before you apply: 

 

1.       Effective immediately, students not currently in the College of Engineering may apply a maximum of two times to the College of Engineering.

 

2.       80 Credit Limit- Students who have earned more than 80 credits at the time of application are not eligible to apply for transfer admission to the College of Engineering.

 

The 80 credits include:

·         All credits completed at the time of application, including UW-Madison credits and transferable credits from other colleges and universities

The 80 credits do not include:

·         In-progress credits (at the time of application)

·         Retroactive foreign language credits

·         Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB), College Level Examination Program (CLEP) credits

·         GCE Advanced Level (A-Level) credits

·         UW-Madison calculus credits awarded by examination

 

 *The credit limit does not apply to candidates at other institutions who are in transfer agreement programs with the College of Engineering. The credit limit does apply to individuals who have completed a bachelor's degree*

 

3.     You must meet the General College Requirements for Cross-Campus Students to qualify to apply to a degree-granting department. The application process for Cross-Campus students also includes additional requirements and considerations.


4.      If you satisfy the 3 requirements mentioned above, you can apply by submitting the Application to Transfer into a Degree-granting Engineering Program (requires UW-Madison NetID).

 

Re-Entry Student - I have not been enrolled in the College of Engineering for at least 1 semester, and I now want to return

Re-Entry Student

Re-Entry Students are students who have not been enrolled in the College of Engineering for at least 1 semester and now want to return to the college.

 

For Re-renty requirements to UW-Madison's College of Engineering please click HERE.