Carroll University is a Pioneer—Wisconsin’s first, four-year institution of higher learning. From 1846 forward, we’ve been helping generations of students like you discover their unique place in the world. You’re a seeker, an explorer. You’re driven by curiosity, fueled by the desire to better yourself and your world. We get it. The first step on an epic journey is preparation. Let’s get started!

Ready to apply? Start by selecting your admission type below.

Admission Types

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FIRST YEAR STUDENTS | If you have graduated from high school or will soon and have yet to attend another college or university, your journey starts here.

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TRANSFER, RETURNING, PART-TIME, FIRST YEAR AND PREVIOUS DEGREE STUDENTS | If you aren’t starting at Carroll right out of high school and haven’t previously attended college, or are looking to come back to college later in life, start here. 

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If you are seeking to pursue a graduate-level degree, your journey starts here.

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If you're coming from another country or are a non-US citizen who does not hold US permanent resident status, your journey starts here.

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If you are a high school or middle school student seeking enrichment and college preparatory programs your journey starts here.

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EARLY COLLEGE CREDIT & VISITING AND NON-DEGREE STUDENTS | If you are seeking Early College Credit or are a visiting non-degree student, your journey starts here.

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The best way to see yourself at Carroll is to see Carroll for yourself.

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