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University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, founded in 1906, is a public, comprehensive institution. Its 121-acre campus is located in La Crosse, 140 miles northwest of Madison.

Website: www.uwlax.edu/

Public
Co-ed
9,595
Undergraduate
Students
(56.2%) 5,397 Women
(43.8%) 4,198 Men
963
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
80% of 5,843 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
560-645 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
560-645 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
25 average
23-27 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $17,564
Out-of-state: $26,233
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,953
Out-of-state: $17,622
Room and Board
$6,465
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Freshman Award
$7,598
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$25,926
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
468
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 7% of classes
10-19 students: 19% of classes
20-29 students: 35% of classes
30-39 students: 24% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 11% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

La Crosse Population
51,522
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
35% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Eagles
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.0% Asian
0.7% Black/African-American
3.8% Hispanic/Latino
3.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
89.7% White
0.1% Unknown
International Students
0.5% from 30 countries
First-Year Students Returning
84.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
40.4%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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