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Badger Ready Program
Adult Career and Special Student Services, in partnership with the Office of Admissions and Recruiting, is pleased to announce the launch of Badger Ready. Designed for community adults who may not currently qualify for transfer admission due to previous academic history, this transitional program is for adults 25+ and veterans of any age who typically have a minimum of 24 credits from an accredited institution (excluding UW–Madison) and a cumulative break in education of at least 2 years. After successfully completing specific academic criteria in the Badger Ready program, participants can be admitted as UW–Madison transfer students. These criteria will likely include, but are not limited to, the completion of at least 12 UW–Madison credits as a University Special student with a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA taken over the course of 1-4 semesters.