HS Checklist

Apply for Admission

Send your application and required documents in after September 15 for the following fall or spring semester. Visit the Types of Students page to find out what you will need to complete your application. High school seniors are considered new freshmen.

Mathematics Requirement: The successful completion of the equivalent of one course in geometry is a prerequisite for all credit mathematics courses.

Apply for Financial Aid

After January 1st of each year, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is available from your guidance counselor, the UW-WC Financial Aid Office, or online at www.fafsa.ed.govThe completed application should be submitted prior to April 15th to meet the priority filing date. Applications can be submitted after the priority date, but funds may be limited.

Apply for Scholarships

Admitted freshmen are encouraged to apply for new freshman student scholarships. Over $75,000 in student scholarships are awarded each year at UW-Washington County. UW-WC scholarship applications are available in mid-January online. Completed applications are due in mid-February with awards announced in May. For more information visit the Scholarships page.

After you Apply

When you recieve your Acceptance Letter, you will recieve a checklist with instructions to do the following:

  1. PRISM account setup -your 24-7 tool to access your Enrollment, Financial Aid & Academic History (note, your PRISM Username and Password are also used for logging in to your student email account)
  2. Sign up for Placement Testing
  3. Sign up for Advising/Registration
  4. Sign up for New Student Orientation


If you have any questions or concerns, please email Student Affairs or call (262) 335-5201.