TRANSFER FROM MATC:
General Reference Transfer Guide
Early application is recommended as the University of Wisconin- Parkside operates on a rolling admission schedule and reserves the right to stop accepting applications as needed. Students likely to be admitted will have a cumulative transfer GPA of 2.0 or higher.
- Complete an online application at https://apply.wisconsin.edu/
- Submit official transcripts from ALL previous institutions of higher education**
- Submit an unofficial or official copy of your high school transcript, adult high school diploma, HSED, or GED
For more information please visit our transfer application page.
**All transcripts MUST be official and come directly from the institution
A tool designed to reveal how UW-Parkside will likely award credit for transferable courses.
Calculation of Cumulative Transfer GPA:
Based on transferrable courses from all institutions attended, including grades of "F". If a course is retaken, the most recent grade is used.
Tuition and Scholarships
General University Scholarships
UW-Parkside offers dedicated transfer students thousands of dollars in scholarships each year. Simply by applying to UW-Parkside before February 1, transfer students are automatically invited to our scholarship opportunities.
Non-Resident Scholarship Program
UW-Parkside offers generous nonresident scholarship opportunities which are automatically applied based on transfer GPA.
- 3.0 - 3.24: $5,000
- 3.25 - 3.49: $6,000
- 3.50 or above: $7,000
More information about scholarships and aid can be found here:
UNIVERSITY DEGREE REQUIREMENTS
Students who earn an Associate in Arts (A.A.) or Science (A.S.) degree, with at least 45 transferable credits, from and accreddited college parallel liberal arts program will be considered to have completed the general education and skills (English and math) requirements* for degree completion. Students must still satisfy the ethnic diversity and foreign language requirmeents. This guide can be used to help students who are not completing a degree program to choose courses which will transfer to UW-Parkside and apply towards degree progress. *Additional English and/ or math may be required based on major program.
Every effort is made to maintain accurate information; however, this information is subject to change. It is always best to consult with your academic advisor or a UW-Parkside admissions counselor to ensure accuracy of equivilancies in your transfer plan.
English Skills Requirement
Composition and Reading
Math Computational Skills Requirement (Select one option*)
|Survey of Mathematics
MATH 113 & 114
College Algebra I
* Specific majors may require more math. Please review major program requirements and/or consult with a UW-Parkside transfer counselor to confirm which courses are required.
** Consult a Parkside transfer admissions counselor if you have taken a course not listed.
Foreign Language Requirements
- Must be filled by one of the following options:
- Two years of one language in high school with a grade of C or better in the second year
- Complete course at 104 level or above at Parkside (or equivalent) (See Below)
- Two college semesters of one foreign language from an accredited institution
|FLANG 200 & 201
|Introductory Spanish I
Introductory Spanish II
|Introductory French I
|Introductory French II
|Modern Languages I
|Modern Languages II
Ethnic Diversity Requirement
The following MATC courses meet the ethnic diversity requirement:
Literature of Diversity
|Diversity in the United States
Additional courses may qualify. Please contact a transfer admissions counselor at UW-Parkside to discuss other options. Completion of A.A. or A.S. degree does not exempt the student from this requirement.
General Education Requirement
The general education curriculum provides students with exposure to different disciplines and subject matter. The curriculum consists of a minimum of 36 credits outside of the skills requirements, distributed across three distribution areas. For MATC courses that meet general education please refer to the general education guide.
The University of Wisconsin-Parkside and MATC have produced this guide as a tool for students. Every effort is made to maintain accurate information; however, this guide is subject to change. Final responsibility for verifying information rests with the student. Please contact a transfer representative with any questions:
University of Wisconsin-Parkside:
Office of Admissions | 262-595-2355 | firstname.lastname@example.org