eStout Laptop Program

The eStout Program is the digital learning environment at UW-Stout which offers students a variety of opportunities to be successful in achieving their academic goals.
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Fall 2022 Apple Laptop Exchange and Pickup Event Schedule

Laptop Exchange Students:  Student with a 2022 return year model. This exchange is mandatory.

New Students: This group includes new freshmen and transfer students who missed the on-campus orientation and did not receive a laptop.

Re-Entry and Current Students: This group includes current students or re-entry students who do not have a laptop.

An invite should have been sent to you via email to schedule your exchange or laptop pickup during the following times:




September 19th (Monday)

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Technology Help Desk, 109 Sorensen Hall

September 20th (Tuesday)

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Technology Help Desk, 109 Sorensen Hall

September 21st (Wednesday)

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Technology Help Desk, 109 Sorensen Hall

September 22nd (Thursday)

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Technology Help Desk, 109 Sorensen Hall

September 23rd (Friday)

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Technology Help Desk, 109 Sorensen Hall


Click here to schedule your appointment now! LAPTOP DEPLOYMENT EVENT

Student ID required by all students!

Please note the following schedule changes from prior years:

ALL APPLE USERS: Turn off "Find My Mac" prior to laptop exchange.

    The eStout Advantage

    This program supports UW-Stout's digital learning environment and ensures that both eligible students and faculty have a standard set of tools — hardware and software — to meet a majority of their wireless computing needs, thus creating a wireless laptop campus environment.

    The eStout Program is more than just a laptop! Students receive:

    • Program specific laptop (see hardware and software specs)
    • Backpack
    • Software
    • Wireless and wired connectivity on campus
    • Digital Course Material
    • Training, service, and support
    • Network storage
    • E-mail
    • Multimedia classrooms
    Eligible Students

    Students are eligible for the eStout program if they are paying eStout tuition and fees as either:

    • an undergraduate, degree-seeking student enrolled for one (1) or more undergraduate credits, or
    • an undergraduate, non-degree-seeking student registered for three (3) or more undergraduate credits.


    Students are not eligible for the eStout program if they are:

    • paying customized instruction (CI) tuition rates,
    • enrolled in the Early College Credit Program
    • paying graduate tuition rates,
    • enrolled only in English as a Second Language (ESL) courses.
    Laptop Deployment Requirements
    • A student ID is required. No other form of identification will be accepted. If you do not have a student ID card, please contact the Campus Card office.
    • You yourself must be present to sign for and receive a laptop. Laptops cannot be shipped.
    • If your registration changes prior to laptop deployment, your eligibility may be affected. If your schedule changes before traveling to UW-Stout, please email Krista Raleigh to verify your continued eligibility.

    eStout program introductory that presents the laptop program, laptop responsibility, services, and support.


    Keep a laptop after graduation! No additional cost!