Student candidates must demonstrate strong academic potential and appropriate social and behavioral skills, while their parents must demonstrate a strong commitment to educational excellence and the unique approach to learning offered by our school.
We make a concerted effort to enroll a diverse student body, with the intent to prepare students for college and life. University Lake School welcomes qualified students without regard to race, ethnic origin, creed, gender, sexual orientation or financial need.
If you need assistance with a 504 question, please contact our coordinator.
All applicants must complete the following before the Admissions Committee can make a consideration of acceptance:
- Completed admission application and $50 application fee
- Student shadow visit
- Transcript request from current school
- Teacher recommendation(s):
- Preprimary, if they have had classroom experience
- 1st – 4th: one recommendation required
- 5th – 12th: two recommendations required
- Writing Sample, 5th – 12th grade students
- Admission testing, if applicable
Our admissions director, Angie Wenger, is a great resource. With nearly 20 years of experience working in schools, and a connection to ULS since 2008, she is keenly aware of what makes ULS an exceptional educational environment. She enjoys sharing the University Lake School story, guiding students through the admissions process and helping new families transition into the school as seamlessly as possible. Angie also has experience in guiding international students not only through the admissions process, but also helping them adjust to a new culture, school and family environment.
At ULS, students may enroll year-round.
We have a rolling admissions policy and process applications as we receive them.
Prior to September 15th:
- Students entering JK3 should be 3 years old
- Students entering JK4 should be 4 years old
- Students entering SK should be 5 years old
International Students Are Welcome
ULS attracts students from all over the world. Students from China, Korea, Germany, Chile, Spain and Italy are attending or have recently attended ULS. International students bring a rich diversity to our campus and help bring depth to the education of our local students with new perspectives and insights. We work with a variety of agencies to enroll international students, including: Wisconsin International Academy, American Homestay Services & Education Programs for International Students and International Experience. We also accept direct applications from international students. Get started by filling out an application today.
Meet Our Admissions Director
Welcome to University Lake School! I look forward to getting to know you, and your child, and answering your questions about the amazing opportunities afforded to your child at ULS. We welcome inquiries throughout the year. Please call or email me to learn more or receive a digital inquiry packet.
Contact Angie at 262-367-6011, ext. 1455