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“Transferring to UW–Madison was a little scary and shaky at first. But it is a decision I will never regret. On Wisconsin!”

— Andrew Keating

Transfer Fact

On average, transfer students come to UW–Madison with 51 credits.

Connections Program

Advising Resources

Connections Requirements Checklist

Transfer Information System
Use the “Credit Transfer Wizards” to see exactly how your courses will transfer to UW–Madison

Undergraduate Catalog
A comprehensive resource for major and degree requirements at UW–Madison

Entrance Requirements for Undergraduate Majors
Admission to UW–Madison does not guarantee admission to a specific major. Some majors on campus have a competitive admission process, while others are open to all who meet the entrance requirements.  Use this website to see the entrance requirements for the major(s) you intend to pursue.

AP Credit Guidelines
Information on how AP scores are recognized for credit at UW–Madison

UW–Madison Advising Contacts

Connections Campus Advising Contacts



Contact Us:

Transfer Transition Program
Center for the First-Year Experience
101 Ingraham Hall
1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706




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About Us

The Transfer Transition Program is coordinated by the Center for the First-Year Experience