College, Career and General Information

College Information

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UW System

APPLY NOW: link to the online UW system application.

UW HELP: Information about the 2 and 4 year UW system schools.

UW MAJORS: Discover which campus has the major you are looking for.

TRANSFER: Information regarding transferring within the UW system.

UWL: La Crosse, WI

TechCollege System

TECH COLLEGE: Looking for a high-skill job around the state, then check out the Tech College system.

WESTERN: La Crosse, WI

MATC: Madison, WI

Private Colleges

INFO: General info on financial aid and online applications for private colleges.

VITERBO: La Crosse, WI

Minnesota Colleges

INFO: For the Minnesota State College system.

WINONA: Winona, MN

UNIVERSITY of MINNESOTA: Information and applications to the U of M and its campuses.

Community College Information

COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Information on Community Colleges nation-wide.

Career Information

CAREER LOCKER (formerly WisCareers): Career exploration program, password available from your counselor.

WI CAREER CLUSTERS: Information about career cluster and educational programs throughout the state

CAREER VOYAGES: Information about in-demand jobs and education/skills required to obtain them.

OCCUPATIONAL HANDBOOK: Career information distributed by the government that includes job search tips and job market info for each state.

WORKFORCE CONNECTIONS: Connecting people to work and training.

WORKNET: Wisconsin’s workforce and job market information system.

NONTRADITIONAL: Information about Nontraditional Careers provided by Western Technical College.

EXPLORING CAREERS: The Bureau of Labor Statistics career information exploration website.

JOBCORPS: A career and education training program for 16-24 year olds who meet income requirements.

MILITARY: Click on a branch for more information.

General Information

NCAA: Division I or II athletics at the college level need to register through this site for eligibility.

KNOWHOW2GO: Tips for preparing for college.

GEARING UP: Info on getting ready for college and what classes to take in high school.

STUDENTAID.ED.GOV: Designed to be the How to web guide for planning to go to college.

FASTWEB: Scholarship search, college search, advice, and more.

COLLEGE REQUIREMENTS: Recommended minimum credits for UW system freshmen admission.

CAMPUS REQUIREMENTS: Requirements for admission specifically for each UW campus

COLLEGE SEARCH: Search colleges by location, keyword, major, size, sport, or GPA.

CAMPUS TOURS: See virtual tours of campuses across the nation.

RECIPROCITY: WI and MN Reciprocity agreement application.

SELECTIVE SERVICE: All males who reach age 18 must register with Selective Service.