Return to Wisconsin Program

Wisconsin Map with OshkoshThe Return to Wisconsin Tuition Reduction Program will offer a 25 percent waiver of assessed nonresident tuition to sons, daughters, and grandchildren of UW Oshkosh graduates. A graduate is defined as any person who has been awarded a baccalaureate degree, associate degree or graduate degree from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh.

This program is open to all new and continuing non-resident students beginning with the fall 2004 session.

Qualifying Alumni

The program is open to students whose parent or grandparent graduated (with associate, bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree) from the institution the student will be attending. For purposes of this program, parents include biological, adoptive, step or legal parents and/or legal guardians. Grandparents are defined as the biological or adoptive parent of a person who has a biological or adopted child.

Qualifying Student

Eligible nonresident students include those from states other than Wisconsin and Minnesota as well as residents of US territories and foreign countries.


Download the Return to Wisconsin application form.