Office of International Education

The Office of International Education facilitates internationalization efforts on and off campus to prepare students for the global workforce and society.
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Welcome to the Office of International Education (OIE).  The University of Wisconsin-Stout is "Stout Proud" to have more than 180 degree-seeking and exchange international students representing 40+ nationalities per annum as part of our diverse campus community.  We are also proud to send approximately 200 UW-Stout students on enriching high-impact study away experiences, both domestically and internationally, each year. 

The Office of International Education (OIE) is open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4:30 pm. Appointments with OIE staff can be made here.  Staff may 
also be contacted by phone at 715-232-2132, or email at globaled@uwstout.edu for int'l student services and studyabroad@uwstout.edu for study abroad services.  

The Office of International Education seeks to accomplish the following:

  • Advance education abroad opportunities that encompass experiential, innovative, and career-focused learning for the UW-Stout community.
  • Cultivate institutional partnerships to foster global experiences for all UW-Stout stakeholders.
  • Diversify our campus population through mindful recruitment of international students.
  • Provide quality support services to international students, visiting scholars, and guests.
  • Advance initiatives that foster intercultural and global competencies for students, faculty, staff and the local community.
  • Provide quality English as a Second Language (ESL) courses and support to facilitate international student success.

PHOTO ESSAY: An Un-Belize-able Venture into the Neotropics Featured Image

PHOTO ESSAY: An Un-Belize-able Venture into the Neotropics

Discover what Environmental & Conservation Science students do on location in Belize in our Natural History of the Neotropics class.
Mental health master’s students witness how Portugal’s public health model benefits its people Featured Image

Mental health master’s students witness how Portugal’s public health model benefits its people

Harm reduction, lack of stigmas in treating substance use disorders help them learn to advocate for future clients
Increases in first-year, international students highlight year of success Featured Image

Increases in first-year, international students highlight year of success

The 2023-24 academic year at UW-Stout has kicked off with positive news — more first-year and international students and support for students.