Effective July 1, 2017, the School of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Stout has a new vendor for national background checks; Background Investigation Bureau (BIB).
To have a background check conducted, please go to the following website: https://bib.com/SECUREVOLUNTEER/University-of-Wisconsin-Stout-School-of-Education/. Please read and follow the prompts. There is a fee associated with the background check and will need to be paid with a credit card or prepaid credit card.
Background checks are good for three (3) years.
Heather Klanderman at the University of Wisconsin-Stout will be able to view each student background check as an administrator for BIB. Background checks are reviewed at least weekly if not more.
WI Candidates: The educator/teacher candidate can provide evidence of a current WI Educator License.
Out of State Candidates: The educator/teacher candidate can provide evidence of a current out of state educator license AND evidence of current employment within a public school system.
The School of Education reserves the right to require additional background checks.