University of Wisconsin -- Whitewater

Whitewater, WI

University of Wisconsin -- Whitewater

Whitewater, WI

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Tuition & Fees

$7,693

$16,415

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
25%
500-599
45%
400-499
27%
300-399
0
700-800
2%
600-699
21%
500-599
50%
400-499
22%
300-399
2%
30-36
3%
24-29
29%
18-23
56%
12-17
11%
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undergraduateRatios

51%

male

49%

female

1

teacher

19

students

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Not Selective

93%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,772
Declined 353
Total Received 5,125
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Public

11,020

undergraduate students

1,428

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

University of Wisconsin -- Whitewater, founded in 1868, is a public, comprehensive institution. Its 400-acre campus located in Whitewater, WI, 45 miles southeast of Milwaukee.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 12,448
Established in 1868
Coeducational Coeducational

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400-acre campus in Whitewater (population: 14,540), 45 miles from Milwaukee. Major airport and train serve Milwaukee; bus serves Janesville (20 miles).

  • Metropolitan area: Milwaukee
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Mitchell International

University of Wisconsin — Whitewater
800 West Main Street
Whitewater
53190

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
37%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through sophomore year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Organizations

  • Adult Student Connection
  • Pan Hellenic Council
  • Sigma Alpha Lambda (Academic Honors)
  • Cru (Faith-Related Organization)
  • National Society of Leadership and Success

Top Events

  • Homecoming Week
  • Campus Welcome Week events
  • Spring and Fall Career Fairs
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • Local fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus
  • Local sororities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
9%
Top 1/4
31%
Top 1/2
70%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
25%
500-599
45%
400-499
27%
300-399
0
700-800
2%
600-699
21%
500-599
50%
400-499
22%
300-399
2%
30-36
3%
24-29
29%
18-23
56%
12-17
11%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $50
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.29

Not Selective

93%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,772
Declined 353
Total Received 5,125

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
class rank
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Important

application essay

Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
first generation
racial/ethnic status
recommendation(s)
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

geographical residence
interview
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 30
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $6,518
Room & board $6,878
Additional fees $1,175.52
Books & supplies $580
Other fees $2,200
Total $17,351.52
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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Deferred payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for children of alumni yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Bowling
Cross-country running
Football
Golf
Gymnastics
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intramural Sports Men

Badminton, Sand volleyball, Water polo, Weight lifting

Intramural Sports Women

Badminton, Sand volleyball, Water polo, Weight lifting

Club Sports Men

Fencing, Lacrosse, Rugby, Skiing (downhill), Ultimate frisbee

Club Sports Women

Fencing, Lacrosse, Rugby, Skiing (downhill), Ultimate frisbee

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 3

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Art Teacher Education
Art/Art Studies, General
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Teacher Education
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Business/Commerce, General
Chemistry Teacher Education
Chemistry, General
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
Communication, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Criminology
Digital Arts
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Economics, General
Economics, Other
Education, Other
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature, General
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Environmental Science
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Finance, General
French Language Teacher Education
French Language and Literature
Game and Interactive Media Design
Geography
Geography Teacher Education
German Language Teacher Education
German Language and Literature
History Teacher Education
History, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Information Technology
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International/Global Studies
Japanese Studies
Journalism
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics Teacher Education
Mathematics, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Music, General
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
Operations Management and Supervision
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics Teacher Education
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology Teacher Education
Psychology, General
Public Administration
Social Science Teacher Education
Social Sciences, General
Social Studies Teacher Education
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching, General
Women's Studies
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

Other Programs

  • Doctoral degree - professional

12,448

total students

84%

in-state

16%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

89%

11,020
students

Female
49%
5,429

Male
51%
5,591

11%

1,428
students

Female
57%
818

Male
43%
610

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

86%

9,546
students

Female
49%
4,595

Male
51%
4,951

14%

1,474
students

Female
57%
834

Male
43%
640

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 80%
Student 4 year graduation rate 36%
Student 5 year graduation rate 23%
Student 6 year graduation rate 3%

Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
4%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
81%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

599

Transfer students enrolled

5%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment yes
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Legal
  • Personal/Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Other career services
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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