University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Women's WCLA Contact: Mykaela Harrington
Profile
Size
8 / 10
11,133 Undergrads / 12,434 Students
Cost
2 / 10
$12,422 Net Price
Selectivity
3 / 10
70% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Town: Distant

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
20 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
78%
Overall Graduation Rate
62%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
32% / 62%
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.

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Location
800 W Main St, Whitewater, WI, 53190, Whitewater, WI, 53190 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Milwaukee Area
  • Madison Wisconsin Area
  • Janesville/Beloit Wisconsin Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Oshkosh Wisconsin Area
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
  • Green Bay Wisconsin Area
  • Sheboygan Wisconsin Area
  • Wausau Wisconsin Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Rockford Illinois Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
Where Grads Work
  • Kohl's Department Stores
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • American Family Insurance
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • U.S. Bank
  • Johnson Controls
  • BMO Harris Bank
  • Aurora Health Care
  • GE Healthcare
  • Wells Fargo
  • Rockwell Automation
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • CUNA Mutual Group
  • Quad/Graphics
  • Harley-Davidson Motor Company
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Accounting
  • Consulting
  • Administrative
  • Media and Communication
  • Community and Social Services
  • Program and Project Management
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
420 - 520
Math
470 - 590
Total
990 - 1210
ACT
English
19 - 24
Math
18 - 25
Composite
20 - 24

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: 410 - 560 for SAT; 6 - 8 for ACT

GPA
ACT

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

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 6,745 3,376 3,369
% Admitted 70% 70% 70%
% Admits That Enroll 42% 40% 45%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.26
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (32%)
    Education (14%)
    Communication & Journalism (8%)
    Social Sciences (8%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (6%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (5%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
    Psychology (4%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Health Professions (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Engineering Technology (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    History (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (1%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $12,422

    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$7,662 $16,223
    Books & Supplies$600 $600
    Cost of Living$6,442 $6,442
    Personal Expenses$3,100 $3,100
     
    Sticker Price$17,804 $26,249

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    77% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship53%$3,836
    Federal Grants25%$4,328
    Pell Grants25%$4,020
    Other Federal10%$762
    State & Local Grants31%$2,159
    Institutional Grants14%$2,079
     
    Student Loans64%$7,021
    Federal Loans63%$5,501
    Other Loans11%$9,250

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $26.7 Million $2,151

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $24,594.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $18,500 $261

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 4.7%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 5,235 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $42,600

    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: 5.22 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 32% 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 8 8
    Fondling 5 4
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault 1 -
    Burglary 6 5
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    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 ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Business-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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