First-Year Student

Transform yourself at UW-Eau Claire

Your life is about to change. At UW-Eau Claire, you can expect to be bold, pushing boundaries and pushing them even further once you reach the edge. You can expect to be curious. Here, you will explore the world around you and bravely step into worlds unknown. Finally, you can expect to be empowered. You will experience unwavering support as you realize your full potential in academics and life. And we can’t tell you how, only that you will be transformed.

See for yourself

Plan your campus visit to connect with current Blugolds and experience our campus for yourself.

All visits include a group information presentation with an admissions counselor and a student-led campus tour. Can’t make it out to our campus? No worries—we have your back! You can learn more about UW-Eau Claire and how to apply through events happening near you.

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First-Year Admission Requirements

At UW-Eau Claire, we seek students who are curious, innovative and compassionate. We use a holistic approach to admit students.

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Admitted First-Year Students

First off, we are so excited that you want to be a Blugold. You just have to do a few more things to make it official.

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