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Conditional Admission

A student with insufficient English proficiency may apply and be conditionally admitted to a degree program at UW-Eau Claire. Students must apply to both IEP and a degree program to be considered for conditional admission. After successful completion of IEP and with recommendation from the ESL Coordinator, the student will be able to matriculate to a degree program at UW-Eau Claire.

Some degree programs have competitive admission.  Students will need to go through an additional application process to be considered for admission to these programs.

How to Apply for Conditional Admission

Step 1:
Complete the Intensive English Program
online application

For help, download the application guide:
English - IEP Application Guide
Chinese - IEP Application Guide
Step 2:
Complete a separate Degree Program application.

Visit the International Admissions page for information about degree admission.
Step 4:
Submit application fee of $44.00.
Step 3:
Complete the undergraduate Financial Statement Form.
Step 4:

  • Original signed financial statement form
  • Original bank documents
  • Copy of passport photo page (including dependents)
  • Original transcripts
  • Proof of high school graduation
  • English proficiency test score.(There is no minimum score. The score is used for preliminary placement. The following tests are accepted: TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, Cambridge FCE or CAE, Trinity. Other tests may also be accepted.)


Admissions Office
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
105 Garfield Avenue
Eau Claire, WI, 54702
Step 5:
Application will be evaluated by IEP Coordinator and Admissions Office (additional materials may be requested).
Step 6:
The acceptance letter and I-20 will be sent via courier.
Step 7:
$50 IEP application processing fee and $150 deposit due July 15th (fall semester), December 15th (spring semester), or June 1st (summer term).  Payments are accepted through Peer Transfer.
Step 8:
Remaining balance is due on August 15th (fall semester), January 1st (spring semester), and June 15th (summer term).