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  • Locations: La Crosse, WI, United States;
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: LSU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall Semester 2020 02/14/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Academic Year 2020-2021 02/14/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA Required: 2.5
APA Program Type: NSE Exchange - Domestic/Canada Credit Type: LSU credits via transfer
APA Advisor: Marissa Baham Click here for a definition of this term US State: Wisconsin - WI
Click here for a definition of this term NSE Tuition Plan(s): Plan B
Program Description:

UW La CrosseUniversity of Wisconsin - La Crosse

UW-L has been consistently ranked as one of the top institutions in the U.S. News World Reports - Midwest rankings. As a community of 10,000 students, UW-L offers 88 programs of study across three different colleges. Programs of study include traditional liberal arts majors, an accredited College of Business Administration, one of only 12 undergraduate archaeological studies programs and one of the top four Therapeutic Recreation programs in the U.S. The student to faculty ratio is 20:1.

UW-L's residence life program helps create an active, engaged student body. With over 170 student organizations, UW-L is able to offer students learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom. UW-L is also home to a lively arts community and one of the finest NCAA Division III programs in the country. We offer a wide variety of study abroad programs, and over 400 international students call UW-L home, contributing to our diverse community of learners.

Campus Location

UW-L is nestled in a residential area of the City of La Crosse (pop. 51,818) located in western Wisconsin.

Helpful Information

Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top ten "Best Places to Live" in 2009, La Crosse is one of the most scenic places in mid-America. Abundant water, woodlands and varying terrain provide for year-round outdoor recreation. Three colleges, two world-class medical institutions, a Symphony Orchestra, a restored 19th century business district, and a number of galleries/art centers have made La Crosse a center for culture, entertainment, medical care, shopping, sports and recreation.

Fast Facts

Campus Statistics

Location Setting Pop. Enroll Housing Lang. Type
La Crosse, WI Urban 52,000 10,074 37% on-campus English Semester

Campus Diversity

White African Amer. Hispanic Asian Native Amer. Int'l Other
89% 1% 2% 3% 1% 3% 1%

Available Tuition Payment Plans

Plan B
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out. 
Placement availabilities may change at any time. Please reference the school's profile page on NSE.org for updated information.

Payment Estimates

Housing/Meals
$4,005
These prices are estimates and are subject to change. Please reference the host university site for accurate details.

Programs of Study Open to NSE Students

For an accurate list of programs of study open to NSE students, please reference the list of "Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students" on the NSE School Profile for University of Wisconsin - La Crosse.

This list is maintained by the host NSE coordinator and is kept up-to-date. All classes taken while on an NSE exchange will transfer back as LSU credit. The LSU NSE coordinator will work with you to determine course equivalencies.

Special Conditions

For a full list of special conditions, please visit www.NSE.org and search the NSE section of the APA website.

GPA and Other Academic Requirements

  • 2.5 GPA

Exchange Preferences

  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
  • Require students who will live on campus

Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)

  • Available

Non-Native English Speakers

  • TOEFL: must have a score of 550 paper, N/A computer or 73 Internet
  • IELTS: must have a score of 6

Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students

  • No graduate students

Summer Exchange

  • Not available

International Students (Visa Students)

  • Will not accept