University of Wyoming

University of Wyoming Admissions and General School Information

At the University of Wyoming in Laramie, possible degree fields include agriculture, science and law. The school awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral and professional degrees, such as the Pharm.D. and J.D.

About the University of Wyoming

The University of Wyoming has seven colleges offering more than 80 bachelor's degrees and more than 90 graduate degrees. The University of Wyoming is a public, land-grant university serving more than 13,000 students. The official school colors are gold and brown. The University of Wyoming holds an accreditation from the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Admissions and Enrollment Information

The University of Wyoming accepts incoming freshmen and qualified transfer students. The school requires an application fee as well as SAT or ACT scores for admission.

Academic Departments of the University of Wyoming

College of Agriculture

College of Agriculture students can earn degrees in fields like agricultural communications, animal science and molecular biology. Popular majors include animal science, range science and agribusiness. The school's AgrAbility project allows students to help ranchers with disabilities.

College of Arts and Sciences

The College of Arts and Sciences has degrees in botany, religious studies and history. Popular majors include political science, geography and psychology. The school also offers pre-law, pre-medicine and pre-dentistry programs.

College of Business

College of Business students can major in accounting, finance and marketing. Popular majors include business administration, finance and marketing. The college has a Master of Business Administration degree with accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

College of Education

Students in this college, which was founded in 1887, can earn degrees in elementary education, special education and counselor education. Popular College of Education majors include music teacher education, physical education and technology teacher education.

College of Engineering and Applied Sciences

The College of Engineering and Applied Sciences offers degrees in civil engineering, mechanical engineering and atmospheric science. Popular undergraduate majors include mechanical engineering, architectural engineering and civil engineering. The school's architectural engineering degree is one of only 14 in the U.S. accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology.

College of Health Sciences

The College of Health Sciences houses the school's nursing, pharmacy and social work programs. Graduate students in this college can earn master's degrees in speech-language pathology, kinesiology and public health. Popular undergraduate majors include nursing, social work and audiology.

College of Law

The College of Law serves 225 students and employs 16 full-time faculty members. Founded in 1923, the college is accredited by the American Bar Association. Former alumni include federal judges, governors and a former U.S. ambassador to Ireland.


  • Address: UW Admissions Department, 3435 1000 E. University Ave., Laramie, WY 82071
  • Phone: (307) 766-1121