EPP Graduate Admission

Admission to Educator Preparation Program
Initial Certification Graduate Programs

Graduate students who are seeking initial teaching license may apply for Admission to the Education Preparation Program (EPP) during their first semester. Formal admission to the EPP is required to enroll in courses which have a prerequisite of Admission to Teacher Education. This is a separate process from Admission and acceptance to Graduate School. 

If you are not a currently enrolled student, and are interested in attending UW-River Falls, please contact the admissions office at (800) 425-3500 or sending an e-mail today. 

Minimum Requirements
  • 2.75 Undergraduate Grade Point Average
  • Passing scores on a Basic Skills Exam
  • Two Recommendations (link to the forms is on the right)


 Application Due Dates

Fall Semester
Advanced Admission,*
October 1. 2016

Open Admission
December 1, 2016 - January 15, 2017

Spring Semester
Advanced Admission,*
February 15, 2017

Open Admission
April 30, 2016 through August 15, 2016

*Appeals will only be considered during advanced admission