The College of Letters & Science (L&S) welcomes current UW-Madison students with an established GPA to transfer into the College granted they meet certain requirements:
Please note: Only new freshmen (first-year students) and transfer students who do not have an established UW-Madison GPA may request to transfer into the College of Letters and Science during their first term on campus without an established GPA.
How to Transfer into L&S
Freshmen and sophomores (with 53 or fewer earned degree credits) and new students without an established GPA are required to attend a transfer workshop. To sign up for a transfer workshop (fall and spring semesters only), students must reserve a seat using the On Campus Transfer Workshop link. Select "Letters & Science Advising Services" in the OHRD Catalog and choose an On-Campus Transfer Workshop. All transfer workshops are held in room 120 Middleton Building at 1305 Linden Drive.
*There will be no transfer workshops held during Summer 2017. Please contact email@example.com if you have need to meet with an advisor about transferring to L&S.
Juniors and seniors (54 or more earned degree credits) are welcome, but not required, to attend a transfer workshop. Juniors and seniors refer to the web form below. Please note the deadline to transfer into Letters & Science during the summer 2017 term is Friday, August 11th. All online request submitted after this date will be processed at the beginning of the fall 2017 term.
If you are currently a UW-Madison student who wishes to transfer into L&S and need immediate advising assistance, please call at 608-262-5858 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If a student has been dropped by another school or college on the UW-Madison campus and wants to transfer into L&S, the student must be readmitted by the original school or college prior to initiating an L&S transfer. L&S will not admit students who are in dropped status.
Transfer Eligibility Criteria:
Please review the BA/BS degree requirements. Also, see the College of Letters & Science Degrees information.
Please note: Workshops and online request forms are only accepted through the 11th week of the term. The deadline for summer 2017 is Friday, August 11, 2017. All online requests submitted after this date will be processed at the beginning of the summer term. Please plan accordingly.
Please make sure that you print a copy of the information you have submitted for your records.