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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Laptop return information for students not registering for Winterm or Spring 2022 eStout credits

Students not planning to enroll for Winterm or Spring 2022 eStout credits must return UW-Stout's laptop and accessories by December 21st to the Technology Help Desk, 109 Sorensen Hall. The eStout Program will send a series of laptop return reminders through the end of the semester.

Winterm 2022 Laptop Deployment

Students registered for Winterm 2022 credits and eligible for a laptop have been sent an email indicating when they pick up a laptop. Eligible students can pick up their laptops during the following dates/times:

Wednesday, December 15th 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday, December 16th 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday, December 17th 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday, December 20th 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday, December 21st 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday, December 22nd  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

If you have not yet heard from eStout, contact Krista Raleigh at

Spring 2022 Laptop Deployment

Students registered for Spring 2022 credits and eligible to pickup a laptop will be sent an email in January giving laptop pickup instructions.

Please click Laptop DeploymenT to begin the process of exchanging or picking up a laptop at the Technology Help Desk, 109 Sorensen Hall.

Student ID Required by all Students!

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!