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(608) 262-2433 -- Graduate Admissions
(608) 262-2044 -- International Student Services (ISS)

ISS Office 
Monday-Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday-Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Walk-In Advising Hours 
Monday-Wednesday: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thurs: 10:00 am - 12 pm

Phone Hours
Monday-Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Graduate Admissions
217 Bascom Hall
500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706

International Student Services
716 Langdon Street
217 Red Gym
Madison, Wisconsin, 53706

How international students apply for admission:
Link to general graduate admissions process:
Link to international student-specific requirements:
  • First, you will need to select a program. The link for a list has been provided above.
  • Next, you will need to meet the general admission requirements.
    •  Students need the equivalent of a 3.0 for an undergraduate or master’s degree (or comparable degree).
    •  Every applicant who is not a native English speaker or whose undergraduate instruction was not in English must take an English proficiency test within 2 years of application. Minimum scores for the required tests are provided below:

TOEFL: 92 for internet (iBT) and 550 for paper test
GRE: Varies per program

Note: You can arrange to have your GRE and TOEFL sent directly to the University of Wisconsin-Madison by using the Institutional code 1846

  • Finally you will need to fill out the application and submit it (this can all be done online.).  Please visit the link above for a recap of these requirements as well as some information specific to your country of origin. 

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