Before you arrive at UW-Stout you will want to prepare yourself for a successful college experience. This checklist is a helpful reminder and a way to keep track of everything you need to do.

  1. Activate your UW-Stout e-mail account, by visiting: https://password.uwstout.edu/.
  2. Complete the fee payment agreement - can not register for classes until completed. Instructions [PDF]
  3. Check your email for information regarding on-campus housing and other important information
  4. Be sure you have obtained a passport from your country of residence
  5. Make an appointment to apply for your visa (check with local U.S. Embassy for requirements).
  6. After you have received your visa approval, make your flight arrangements to the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport (airport code: MSP). 
  7. Make a reservation with the Chippewa Valley Airport Shuttle Service to transport you from the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport to Menomonie, Wis.  See our Arrival and Orientation page for additional information about arriving on campus.
  8. Complete the arrival information form. Be sure to arrive on the specified arrival dates.

Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page for additional information.