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Cougar Kick-Start

Need a kick-start to get on the path to a degree? Cougar Kick-Start events are great for anyone who wants to kick-start their education, whether you never finished the enrollment process or got side-tracked after starting at Mid-State.

Participate in a Cougar Kick-Start to complete the entire admissions process from application to enrollment.

You will meet with Mid-State staff to:

  • Complete a Mid-State application
  • Complete the FAFSA
  • Prepare for the Accuplacer
  • Enroll in classes with the help of an advisor
  • Take an optional tour of campus

Stop by each table to mark them off your checklist!

One attendee will be chosen to win a $500 scholarship. 


Choose any Kick-Start event below and register today!

Stevens Point Campus
Tuesday, October 17
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Marshfield Campus
Thursday, October 26
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Adams Campus
Wednesday, November 1
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Wisconsin Rapids Campus
Wednesday, November 8
4:00 – 6:00 p.m. 

Helpful Documents to Bring

Below is a list of items you may want to bring with you to Cougar Kick-Start. These are not required but may be helpful if you have them.

  • High school and/or college transcripts
  • ACT or Accuplacer scores within the last five years
  • If you would like to complete the FAFSA at this event, please reference Mid-State’s FAFSA: What to Bring document.


Contact Allyse Sullivan or call 715.422.5453

If you have a disability and require accommodations to participate in this activity, contact the event coordinator as soon as possible, ideally 14 days in advance.