The Graduate School

The Graduate School at UW-Stout is fully accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools (NCA) to offer work at the master’s and education specialist levels. The Marriage and Family Therapy program is accredited by the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (AAMFT). UW-Stout is an institutional member in the Midwest Association of Graduate Schools.

The Graduate School, a unit of the division of Academic and Student Affairs, provides oversight for graduate education in the university. The Graduate School administers graduate admissions, graduate assistantships, records, policies and other procedures relating to graduate students. The Graduate School includes, in addition to its administrative personnel, the Graduate Office, which provides services to graduate students and program directors.

The Graduate Education Committee establishes Graduate Policy. The Graduate Education Committee consists of 13 voting members and three non-voting ex-officio members. Four graduate faculty members elected by the Faculty Senate (one from each of the four colleges/school). Seven additional graduate faculty members from the four colleges/school as well as four alternate graduate faculty members that are elected by the graduate faculty members of those units. One academic staff member and one alternate elected by the Senate of Academic Staff, as well as one graduate student member elected by the Stout Student Association, one ex-officio Graduate Studies Coordinator, one ex-officio member from the University Library, and one ex-officio member from the Provost’s Office


Graduate Administration

Dr. Charles W. Sorensen
Chancellor
320 Administration Building, 715/232-2441

Dr. Mary Hopkins-Best

Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs
303 Administration Building, 715/232-2421

Dr. Jackie Weissenburger

Associate Vice Chancellor
303 Administration Building, 715/232-2421

Amy Gillett
Interim Director, Office of Graduate Studies
208 Robert S. Swanson Library and Learning Center, 715/232-1666


Graduate Program Websites

Program websites provide current information about UW-Stout’s graduate offerings. Readers will find contact information for program directors, application information and forms, information about faculty and facilities, and answers to frequently asked questions.