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Apply to UW
There is a non-refundable $40 application fee when you apply.
Your official high school transcript. Here’s where to send them.
ACT/SAT test scores are still optional but can help you earn more financial assistance.
If you’ve earned college credit or courses, we'll need that info when you apply too.
Still have questions?
We’re here to help! Contact the UW Office of Admissions at (307) 766-5160 or email@example.com.
We welcome all first-time students to apply and will consider each student based on their individual academic achievement. Be sure to check the requirements that are needed for scholarships, awards and other financial assistance opportunities!
NOTE: Test scores are not currently required for admission, but can impact your financial aid awards.
A cumulative, unweighted high school GPA of 3.00-4.00 (on a 4.0 scale) for assured admission.
A cumulative, unweighted high school GPA of 2.50-2.99 (on a 4.0 scale) is admitted with support. Learn more.
The completion of the high school success curriculum.
The following high school success curriculum is required for first-year students to be considered for admission to the University of Wyoming.
MATH REQUIREMENTS: To include a college preparatory Algebra I, Algebra II, and geometry sequence.
SCIENCE REQUIREMENTS: One year must be from the physical sciences: physics, chemistry, or a college preparatory
physical science course. The remaining years may be a combination of biological, life,
physical, or earth/space science courses.
ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK REQUIREMENTS: Students must take four years of additional coursework from any of the following subject areas: Foreign Language, Fine and Performing Arts, or Career-Vocational Education. Two years must be sequenced in the same discipline.
We welcome our qualified home school students to apply to UW! Home school students must meet the same requirements as other high school graduates. The home school instructor should complete the Home School Credit Evaluation form and send it to the following:
1000 E. University Avenue, Dept. 3435
Laramie, WY 82071
Students who have earned their GED are encouraged to apply!
Applicants must have an average/overall score of at least 164 on the GED test.
Applicants less than 21 years old must submit ACT or SAT results to the UW Admissions Office.
Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age or your high school class must have graduated.
Equal Opportunity Admission Statement
Persons seeking admission, employment, or access to programs of the University of Wyoming shall be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, or political belief.