University of Wisconsin

Women's WCLA
Profile
Size
10 / 10
31,358 Undergrads / 42,977 Students
Cost
4 / 10
$15,910 Net Price
Selectivity
7 / 10
54% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
95%
Overall Graduation Rate
87%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
60% / 87%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are in-state. The team also travels to Indiana, Michigan, and Illinois.

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Location
500 Lincoln Dr, Madison, WI, 53706, Madison, WI, 53706 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Madison Wisconsin Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Milwaukee Area
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Oshkosh Wisconsin Area
  • Green Bay Wisconsin Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
Where Grads Work
  • Epic
  • Target
  • IBM
  • GE Healthcare
  • University of Minnesota
  • State of Wisconsin
  • American Family Insurance
  • Kohl's Department Stores
  • Microsoft
  • Intel Corporation
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
  • ThreeM
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • CUNA Mutual Group
  • Wells Fargo
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Research
  • Engineering
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Operations
  • Media and Communication
  • Healthcare Services
  • Information Technology
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Program and Project Management
  • Legal
  • Arts and Design
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
560 - 660
Math
660 - 760
Total
1260 - 1460
ACT
English
26 - 33
Math
26 - 31
Composite
27 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 590 - 680 for SAT; 8 - 9 for ACT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 35,596 17,590 18,006
% Admitted 54% 50% 57%
% Admits That Enroll 35% 40% 30%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.84
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
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    High School Rank
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    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (15%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (14%)
    Engineering (13%)
    Social Sciences (10%)
    Communication & Journalism (6%)
    Health Professions (5%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Agriculture (3%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (3%)
    Foreign Languages (3%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (2%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    History (2%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Education (2%)
    Legal Professions (1%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (1%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (1%)
    Architecture
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    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $15,910

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$10,533 $32,738
    Books & Supplies$1,200 $1,200
    Cost of Living$10,842 $10,842
    Personal Expenses$3,060 $3,060
     
    Sticker Price$25,635 $47,480

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    62% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship48%$6,733
    Federal Grants12%$4,677
    Pell Grants12%$4,092
    Other Federal6%$1,266
    State & Local Grants12%$2,313
    Institutional Grants31%$7,679
     
    Student Loans36%$7,813
    Federal Loans35%$5,731
    Other Loans6%$12,703

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $3.76 Billion $87,474

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $22,241.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $19,639 $236

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 7,934 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $56,200

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.16 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 60% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 10 9
    Fondling 17 6
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault 5 2
    Burglary 37 13
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 -
    Arson 1 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, with medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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