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UW-Manitowoc is your pathway to a University of Wisconsin degree by pursuing the foundation for more than 200 majors.
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Courses offered in a variety of formats - traditional, blended, online, compressed video.
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Approximately 30% of our students are over age 22.
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We offer the lowest tuition in the UW System.
A U for You
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Anyone who has the desire to earn a university degree will be considered for admission to the University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc. Contact the Student Affairs Office if you have questions or would like to make an appointment with a staff member.


Applying for admission early is helpful, especially if you are interested in applying for scholarships or other forms of financial aid. Use the online application or contact our Student Affairs Office.

Get Academic Advising

New freshmen receive advising during SOAR (Student Orientation, Advising & Registration) sessions. Other students will meet with an advisor, who will help with academic and career planning.

Accept Terms and Conditions (TAC)

Prior to registering for classes, you’ll need to accept the Terms and Conditions (TAC). The online form is available on your Student Center page in PRISM.

Please note: Starting March 24, 2014 the Fall 2014 Advanced Tuition Deposit (ATD) is no longer required at the UW Colleges campuses.

If you have already paid your $100 ATD for the Fall 2014 registration period the $100 is automatically be applied to your tuition.

Register for Classes

When it's time to sign up for classes, you'll use PRISM, an online registration system. New freshmen will register with the help of an advisor during SOAR.