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Register for Classes


Students planning to attend UWM in-person must be on campus by the first day of classes.  If you cannot be here by then, you must defer your admission
 
 
You need to confirm your intent to enroll by accepting your admission in your Panthera application. Then contact your respective graduate program representative to inquire which faculty member will advise on course registration. Register as early as possible because classes fill up.
 
All Students in the U.S. on an F-1 or J-1 visa are required to be enrolled full-time: 
  • Graduate (Master's and PhD) students without an assistantship: at least 8 credits total each semester
  • Graduate (Master's and PHD) students with an assistantship: at least 6 credits total each semester
There are steps you need to follow to register for your classes: 
  1. Complete the Intent to Enroll To-Do item in your PAWS account
  2. Pay your Confirmation Deposit
  3. Complete your UWM New Student Orientation
  4. Complete your Course Placement
 
All Students in the U.S. on an F-1 or J-1 visa are required to be enrolled full-time: 
  • Undergraduate (Bachelor's) students: at least 12 credits total each semester
Review the information in the "Making Payments" section on the UWM One Stop Billing & Payments page.