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Admissions at the University of Wyoming

Future Students Begin Here




The University of Wyoming welcomes students to experience a one-of-a-kind education in the heart of the Mountain West. Our beautiful campus is home to nearly 12,000 students each year, many from all parts of the country and from around the world. We have over 200 areas of study — all with personalized experiences and meaningful interactions with our faculty and your classmates.


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For more information on admission requirements, financial aid opportunities and more, select the prospective student category that best describes you:





Additional Student Categories

We have many students who may be seeking admission to the University of Wyoming through an additional category or scenario. These include:

  • Veteran Students
  • Returning Students (previously enrolled & have taken more than one semester off)
  • Second Bachelor's Degree Students
  • Non-Degree Seeking Student
  • High School Guests (seniors or juniors seeking college credit through UW)
  • UW Casper Students
  • UW Online Students
  • UW College of Law Applicants
  • UW School of Pharmacy Applicants

Learn more about each category's requirements and UW has to offer!




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Already Admitted?

Follow the next steps to confirm your enrollment and finish the process.




UW Admissions Information




The University of Wyoming strives to make obtaining your degree affordable and accessible. That’s why our undergraduate admission is on a “rolling basis”, meaning you can apply at any time for the upcoming semester. If you’re a first-year student, make sure to confirm your enrollment by June 1 in order to secure any financial aid awarded to you.





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More Questions?

Ask us your questions and get connected with someone who can quickly assist you. You can also contact us at any time during our regular business hours.


Living on Campus

Nothing You Expected. Everything You've Dreamed.

On-campus living is where you’ll make lifelong friendships and meet the people who will build the foundation of your support system throughout college. We have six residence halls with great views of campus and Laramie, Fraternity & Sorority Life housing along with three campus apartments with easy commuting options to your classes.





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View our campus apartment options and layouts.



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Check out what Fraternity & Sorority Life is all about.





Life in Laramie

The main University of Wyoming campus is nestled in Laramie, Wyoming which sits in the southeast end of Wyoming. Surrounded by National Forest, a state park and open spaces, Laramie has an upbeat and lively downtown, 17 designated parks and plazas in town, and plenty of things to do when you’re not in class. If you’re short on time, you can visit the many eateries and coffee shops on campus, have a picnic in the famous Prexy’s Pasture or hang out in The Union where you’ll find restaurants, gaming and much more.




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Hear from UW students!


From what to pack for your dorm room to secret study spots across campus, our students have you covered! Check out our student blogs to hear their experiences and tell you what UW is really about. 




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Contact Us

UW Office of Admissions

Knight Hall 150
1000 E. University Avenue, Department 3435
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-5160
Toll-Free: (800) 342-5996