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GAC Student

The University of Wisconsin – Green Bay is a Pathway University for Global Assessment Certificate (GAC) Program students. The Global Assessment Certificate program is an internationally recognized university preparation program for students who do not have English as their first language. More information can be found at

Admission requirements for GAC students include:

  • Minimum overall GAC grade point average of 2.5, with all coursework completed through Level Three. An initial admission decision can be made after Level 2, but an admission decision would be contingent upon successful completion of Level 3 with a 2.5 GPA.
  • English level: Minimum grade of B on GAC Level 3 English Modules (GAC014, GAC015), and
    • TOEFL iBT of 71 for full admission, or 61 for provisional admission OR
    • IELTS 6.0 for full admission, or 5.5 for provisional admission
  • Freshman or transfer admission standards as they apply to the student’s previous secondary and post-secondary experiences.

GAC graduates are eligible to apply for scholarships, which range in value from $2,000 to $8,000 per year.

Inquiries regarding admission processes and UW-Green Bay academic programs can be directed to:
Katy Jarosz
International Student Recruitment Specialist