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General Description

The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents has authorized a program offering discounted tuition to the eligible non-resident children and grandchildren of eligible alumni from the University of Wisconsin - Green Bay. Tuition rates for eligible individuals would be discounted to a rate equal to regular non-resident undergraduate tuition less 25% but not less than the projected cost of that student’s education. The student would continue to pay all other costs at rates applicable to other students (see Relevant Fees). Participation would continue for subsequent terms as long as the student remains in good standing and makes satisfactory academic progress. The program offers no preferential treament with respect to admissions.


  • Qualifying Alumni
    The program is open to students whose parent or grandparent graduated (with associates, bachelors, masters 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 Non-resident students include those from states other than Wisconsin and Minnesota as well as residents of US territories and foreign countries.
The program is open to all new and continuing non-resident students.

Documentation of Eligibility

Participating students will be asked to submit a signed and notarized certification attesting to their relationship to an eligible alumnus.
Application and Documentation of Eligibility
The form should be sent to: Registrar Office, UW-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Dr, Green Bay WI 54301

Relevant Fees

The 25% discount under this program applies to the total non-resident academic fees normally assessed to non-resident students. It does not apply to differential tuitions, housing, food service or other fees which may be assessed to these students.

Limits on Benefit

There are no limits as to the duration and/or cumulative benefit which may accrue to students under this program as long as the student remains in good standing and makes satisfactory academic progress as defined by the institution under US Department of Education guidelines for federal financial assistance programs.
The program does not apply to graduate program tuition and fees.


The Board has stipulated that this program cannot displace resident students at the institution. Enrollments will be considered outside the institution’s enrollment management target.
The program offers no preference with respect to admissions. All participants are subject to the same admission criteria as other students seeking to attend the institution.
The program discount applies only to the regular non-resident tuition rates. All other applicable fees, charges and expenses are not to be discounted.