Why PreCollege

Why Should I Consider the PreCollege Program at UW-Stout?

Discover Your Future

  • Find out who you are and what you enjoy
  • Sample college life and develop new friendships
  • Learn about fun and unique careers
  • Explore areas of learning through hands on activities
  • Express yourself and have fun

Prepare For Life as a College Student

  • How to choose a college
  • How to pay for college
  • How to prepare for college
  • How to improve your academic skills

Sample the Life of a College Student

  • Live in a residence hall
  • Eat in a college dining facility
  • Learn in college classrooms
  • Work on a laptop computer

Have Fun!

  • Stout Adventures Challenge Course
  • Bowling
  • University Recreation Areas
  • Meet new people

Who is eligible to attend?
We accept only students who qualify for a DPI PreCollege scholarship and have a 2.0 minimum GPA to our programs.

What is the cost ?

PreCollege is free to students who qualify for a DPI PreCollege scholarship. Recipients are limited to those who participant in the free or reduced rate lunch program at their school. The scholarship covers all costs of attending.

Where is the program?
Our program is held on the University of Wisconsin-Stout campus in Menomonie, Wisconsin. Menomonie is 130 miles west of Wausau, 210 miles west of Green Bay and 270 miles northwest of Milwaukee.

How do I apply?
Download and complete the necessary forms or call 715/ 232-1381 to request an application packet. Return completed forms with all required signatures to the UW-Stout Multicultural Student Service office.