Our Polytechnic Advantage

Incredible employment rates. Guaranteed practical experience. Industry-aligned facilities. Wisconsin's Polytechnic University.
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Technology-forward. Industry-informed. People-focused.

At UW-Stout, you’ll do more than earn a degree—you’ll do on day one. Through applied learning and research and career-focused experiences, our polytechnic education will connect you with the opportunities and employers to lead the future of business, industry, education, or the arts.

Do on Day One.

Your UW-Stout experience goes beyond books and lectures. Whichever degree programs you pursue, you’ll be amazed at how quickly and often you engage in applied learning, research and project-based opportunities, many of which will overlap with students in other programs.

  • Laptop and degree-relevant software included in tuition.
  • 3x as many labs and studios on campus as traditional classrooms.
  • 100% of students earn practical experience before graduation.
  • 99.4% of graduates are employed or continuing education within six months.

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Degrees That Do More. Minors That Matter.

Our degrees are organized by career area (rather than college), so it's easy to find what you’re looking for and discover opportunities you never considered. And majors can be paired with almost any minor from any area. Combine art and business, engineering with anthropology or cybersecurity and entrepreneurship. Create a bigger, broader career path that empowers you to do more of what matters to you.

Undergraduate Majors & Minors

Discover 45+ undergraduate degree majors and 60+ minors at UW-Stout, Wisconsin's Polytechnic University.
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Scholarships & Financial Support

UW-Stout offers $2M+ in scholarships each year for incoming and continuing students. As soon as you apply, you'll be automatically considered for every incoming and first-year and transfer scholarship we offer, and with a simply scholarship application, we'll consider you for hundreds of additional scholarships offered by our university foundation.

We're invested in helping you address the costs of college. 

  • 75% of first-year, full-time undergraduates receive an average of more than $11,200 in financial support. 
  • 70%+ of incoming transfer undergraduates receive an average financial aid package of nearly $10,000. 

Scholarships

You've worked hard in high school to earn a high GPA. You deserve to be recognized for your success!
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Student Highlights

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PHOTO ESSAY: An Un-Belize-able Venture into the Neotropics

Discover what Environmental & Conservation Science students do on location in Belize in our Natural History of the Neotropics class.
Crossing borders: UW-Stout students engineering new, clean water system for village in Ecuador Featured Image

Crossing borders: UW-Stout students engineering new, clean water system for village in Ecuador

Residents of a village in Ecuador are looking forward to having — for the first time — clean water, thanks to three UW-Stout engineering students.
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UW-Stout marriage, family therapy student enjoys building connections, scholarship prepares her for helping profession

Scholarships, graduate assistantships support students in educational, career goals