Register

Registration for all institutes is listed in the form at the bottom of this page once the program’s registration is open.

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On-demand institutes

After completing your registration, you will automatically connect to a secure online payment site. Tuition is only accepted online at charge.wisc.edu/schoolforworkers.

Online institutes

After completing your registration, you will automatically connect to a secure online payment site. Tuition is due 48-hours before the class start date and is only accepted online at charge.wisc.edu/schoolforworkers.

Residential institutes

Payment is due 14-days before the class start date. Registration payment includes tuition, instructional materials, lunches and refreshment breaks. Please do not include lodging fees in your payment to School for Workers.

Pay by credit card at our secured payment site charge.wisc.edu/schoolforworkers. Or send a check payable to UW-Madison to:

    • School for Workers | 610 Langdon St., Rm 229 | Madison, WI 53703

On-demand institutes

On-demand institutes are non-refundable.

Online institutes

For a full refund of your online insitute, you must notify the School for Workers 48-hours in advance, or more, before the institute start date. Cancellation notification can be done by emailing schoolforworkers@dcs.wisc.edu or by calling 608-262-2112. If the cancellation notification is received less than 48-hours before the institute start date, the cancellation fee will be, at a minimum, one-third of the original registration fee. When enrollment criterion is not met, or conditions beyond our control intervene, School for Workers reserves the right to cancel the course. If the school cancels a class, tuition is refunded in full.

Residential institutes

For a full refund, you must notify the School for Workers at least 14 days before the institute start date. Cancellation notification can be done by emailing schoolforworkers@dcs.wisc.edu or by calling 608-262-2112. If the cancellation notification is received less than 14 days before the institute’s start date, or no notification is provided at all, the cancellation fee will be a minimum of $100. When enrollment criterion is not met or conditions beyond control intervene, School for Workers reserves the right to cancel the institute. If the school cancels an institute, registrants will be notified and tuition is refunded in full; participants will be responsible for all their personal traveling arrangement costs.

School for Workers is committed to the health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff. As the COVID-19 pandemic response continues to adapt, School for Workers adheres to the guidance of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Madison and Dane County, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. If you choose to register for an in person program with School for Workers you are agreeing to follow the latest guidelines in effect at the time of your program – this may include masking, social distancing, testing, etc. Individuals who do not abide by the guidelines will not be able to participate in the program.

University of Wisconsin–Madison provides equal opportunities in programming. If you need an interpreter or have a disability and require accommodations, please make your request at registration. You may also make this request by contacting the School for Workers office at schoolforworkers@dcs.wisc.edu or 608-262-2112. Requests are confidential.