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About the School:

The University of Wisconsin–Stout is a public university in Menomonie, Wisconsin. A member of the University of Wisconsin System, it enrolls more than 9,600 students. The school was founded in 1891 and named in honor of its founder, lumber magnate James Huff Stout. Stout is "Wisconsin's Polytechnic University"

Laptop Programs:

eStout Laptop Program

The eStout Program is the digital learning environment at UW-Stout which offers students a variety of opportunities to be successful in achieving their academic goals. UW-Stout Spring 2020 eStout Laptop Deployment Location: Technology Help Desk, 109 Sorensen Hall
  • Re-Entry and current students needing to pickup a laptop can do so as early as Thursday, January 23rd, 8:00a to 3:30p.
  • New students are scheduled to pick up a laptop as part of their orientation on Friday, January 24th.  Re-Entry and current students may pick up a laptop on this day, but longer wait times may occur.
  • Laptop deployment continues for students still needing to pickup a laptop on Monday, January 27th, 8:00a to 6:00p or the following weekdays 8:00a to 3:30p.
All student are required to have a student ID card.  If you do not have a student ID card, contact or visit the Campus Card Office, 715-232-3686, 110 Price Commons to obtain one before you come for a laptop.

The eStout Advantage

This program supports UW-Stout's digital learning environment and ensures that both eligible students and faculty have a standard set of tools — hardware and software — to meet a majority of their wireless computing needs, thus creating a wireless laptop campus environment. The eStout Program is more than just a laptop! Students receive:
  • Program specific laptop (see hardware and software specs)
  • Backpack
  • Software
  • Wireless and wired connectivity on campus
  • Digital Course Material
  • Training, service, and support
  • Network storage
  • E-mail
  • Multimedia classroomsELIGIBLE STUDENTS
    Students are eligible for the eStout program if they are paying eStout tuition and fees as either:
    • an undergraduate, degree-seeking student enrolled for one (1) or more undergraduate credits, or
    • an undergraduate, non-degree-seeking student registered for three (3) or more undergraduate credits.


Students are not eligible for the eStout program if they are:
  • paying customized instruction (CI) tuition rates,
  • enrolled in the Early College Credit Program
  • paying graduate tuition rates, or
  • enrolled only in English as a Second Language (ESL) courses.
    • A student ID is required. No other form of identification will be accepted. If you do not have a student ID card, please contact the Campus Card office.
    • You yourself must be present to sign for and receive a laptop. Laptops cannot be shipped.
    • If your registration changes prior to laptop deployment, your eligibility may be affected. If your schedule changes before traveling to UW-Stout, please email Joan Wahl to verify your continued eligibility.
    eStout program introductory that presents the laptop program, laptop responsibility, services, and support.

    Keep a laptop after graduation! No additional cost!

To know more about laptop programs, click here.