UW-Eau Claire – Barron County offers open admission and is committed to providing access to quality higher education with a 99% acceptance rate. We begin accepting applications on August 1 for the next year’s fall semester. Submit by February 1 for priority consideration. All applications received after August 1 will be considered on a space-available basis.
Minimum required units (17 total)
Units* identified below are the minimum required for admission consideration. If you have concerns about meeting the below units, contact Admissions.
Units | Subjects
3 Mathematics: 1 of algebra, 1 of geometry
3 Natural Science
3 Social Science/History
4 Electives: chosen from foreign language, fine arts, computer science and other academic areas
*A unit equals one year of high school study or equivalent.
How to apply
Please submit the following:
- One of the following applications:
$50 application fee or application fee waiver form (if the fee is a financial hardship)
High school transcript
Note: An unofficial initial high school transcript may be uploaded during the application process. An official final high school transcript will be required prior to enrollment.
ACT or SAT scores for all students under the age of 22 (writing portion not required)
Note: If you’re a military member, submit Joint Service Transcript or Transcript for Community College of the Air Force.
All admission materials should be sent to:
UW-Eau Claire Admissions
105 Garfield Ave.
Eau Claire, WI 54701