University of Wisconsin - Madison

Madison, WI

Website: www.wisc.edu/

Public
Co-ed
32,196
Undergraduate
Students
(51.2%) 16,485 Women
(48.8%) 15,711 Men
11,624
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Very difficult
Overall Admission Rate
54% of 35,615 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.84
SAT Math
706 average
660-760 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
653 average
620-690 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
29 average
27-31 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $26,025
Out-of-state: $52,275
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,555
Out-of-state: $36,805
Room and Board
$11,114
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Freshman Award
$16,644
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$27,979
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
2,392
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 12% of classes
10-19 students: 32% of classes
20-29 students: 20% of classes
30-39 students: 9% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 11% of classes
Over 100 students: 10% of classes
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Campus Life

Madison Population
240,323
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Milwaukee
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
25% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bucky Badger
Sororities
8% of women participate
Fraternities
9% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.6% Asian
2.3% Black/African-American
5.7% Hispanic/Latino
3.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
80.5% White
0.9% Unknown
International Students
8.5% from 79 countries
First-Year Students Returning
95.3%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
60.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Very Difficult: More than 50% of freshmen were in the top 10% of their high school class and scored over 1230 on the SAT I or over 26 on the ACT; about 60% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is required

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 4  
Science 3 4
Foreign Language 3 4
Social Studies 3 4
History    
Academic Electives 2  

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required February 6
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: Used for admission
ACT: Used for admission

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
500 Lincoln Drive
City, State, Zip
Madison, WI 53706-1380
Phone
(608) 262-3961
Fax
(608) 262-1429
E-mail
onwisconsin@admissions.wisc.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
February 1
Application Fee
$60
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
March 31
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Early Action Notification
January 31

Application Form

Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
2 recommended for all freshmen
Other
 
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
54% of 35,615 applicants were admitted
Women
57% of 18,019 applicants were admitted
Men
50% of 17,596 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
6,612 (35%) of 19,150 admitted students enrolled
Women
3,524 (34%) of 10,322 admitted students enrolled
Men
3,088 (35%) of 8,828 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
Not reported
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.84
3.75 and Above
75%
3.50 - 3.74
17%
3.25 - 3.49
6%
3.00 - 3.24
1%
2.50 - 2.99
1%
2.00 - 2.49
 

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
706 average
660-760 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
58%
Score of 600 - 700
34%
Score of 500 - 600
8%
Score of 400 - 500
0%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
653 average
620-690 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
24%
Score of 600 - 700
62%
Score of 500 - 600
13%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
29 average
27-31 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
43%
Score of 24 - 29
52%
Score of 18 - 23
5%
Score of 12 - 17
0%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 52%
Top quarter: 89%
Top half: 99%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $26,025
Out-of-state: $52,275
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,555
Out-of-state: $36,805
Room and Board
$11,114
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$3,156
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaid@finaid.wisc.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline December 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003895
Free

Profile of 2017 - 18 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
4,649 (70.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,668 (57.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,498 (93.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,123 (45.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$16,644
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,074 (83.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,746
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,913 (76.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,933
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 256 (10.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
446 (6.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,954

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
15,904 (55.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
10,902 (68.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
10,470 (96.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
4,346 (41.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$16,308
Need-Based Gift
Received by 8,563 (81.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,806
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 8,244 (78.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,604
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,180 (11.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
2,098 (7.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,265

Borrowing

2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
45%
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$27,979
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Agricultural Business and Management, General
  • Agricultural Communication/Journalism
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Astrophysics
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Botany/Plant Biology
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chemistry, Other
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Conservation Biology
  • Dairy Science
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Family and Community Services
  • Finance, General
  • Financial Planning and Services
  • Food Science
  • Forest Sciences and Biology
  • French Language and Literature
  • Genetics, General
  • Geographic Information Science and Cartography
  • Geography
  • Geological/Geophysical Engineering
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Hebrew Language and Literature
  • History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
  • History, General
  • Horticultural Science
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Insurance
  • Interior Design
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Latin American and Caribbean Studies
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Legal Studies, General
  • Linguistics
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology, General
  • Molecular Biology
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Naval Science and Operational Studies
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Plant Pathology/Phytopathology
  • Polish Language and Literature
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Portuguese Language and Literature
  • Poultry Science
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Real Estate
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Retailing and Retail Operations
  • Rural Sociology
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Scandinavian Studies
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Soil Science and Agronomy, General
  • South Asian Studies
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Statistics, General
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
  • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
  • Women's Studies
  • Zoology/Animal Biology
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Biological/life sciences, Engineering, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
2,392
Part-Time Faculty
466
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
76%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 12% of classes
10-19 students: 32% of classes
20-29 students: 20% of classes
30-39 students: 9% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 11% of classes
Over 100 students: 10% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 39% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 46% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 6% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
 
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1000
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Fine Arts, Master of International Public Affairs, Master of French Studies, Master of Science, Master of Music, Master of Genetic Counselor Studies, Master of Social Work, Master of Laws, Master of Arts, Master of Physician Assistant, Master of Public Health, Master of Public Affairs

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • African Studies
  • African-American Studies
  • Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Sciences--General
  • Agronomy and Soil Sciences
  • American Studies
  • Animal Sciences
  • Applied Arts and Design--General
  • Applied Economics
  • Art Education
  • Art History
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Arts Administration
  • Asian Languages
  • Asian Studies
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Bacteriology
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biometry
  • Botany
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Child and Family Studies
  • Chinese
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classics
  • Clinical Research
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Community Health
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Conservation Biology
  • Consumer Economics
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Demography and Population Studies
  • Ecology
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Policy
  • Educational Psychology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Epidemiology
  • Family and Consumer Sciences-General
  • Film, Television, and Video Theory and Criticism
  • Finance and Banking
  • Fish, Game, and Wildlife Management
  • Folklore
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Forestry
  • French
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Genetics
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geological Engineering
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • German
  • Higher Education
  • History
  • History of Science and Technology
  • Horticulture
  • Human Development
  • Human Resources Management
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Information Studies
  • Insurance
  • International and Comparative Education
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Jewish Studies
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Latin American Studies
  • Law
  • Library Science
  • Linguistics
  • Management of Technology
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Marine Sciences
  • Marketing Research
  • Mass Communication
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics Education
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Media Studies
  • Medical Physics
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Natural Resources
  • Near and Middle Eastern Languages
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Oceanography
  • Pharmaceutical Administration
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Plant Pathology
  • Plant Sciences
  • Polymer Science and Engineering
  • Portuguese
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Health--General
  • Real Estate
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Rhetoric
  • Rural Sociology
  • Scandinavian Languages
  • Science Education
  • Slavic Languages
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Speech and Interpersonal Communication
  • Statistics
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainable Development
  • Systems Engineering
  • Taxation
  • Theater
  • Toxicology
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary Sciences
  • Water Resources
  • Women's Studies
  • Writing
  • Zoology

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Musical Arts, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Juridical Sciences, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Pharmacy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Adult Nursing
  • African Studies
  • Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Sciences--General
  • Agronomy and Soil Sciences
  • Allopathic Medicine
  • American Studies
  • Animal Sciences
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Arts and Design--General
  • Applied Economics
  • Archaeology
  • Art Education
  • Art History
  • Asian Languages
  • Asian Studies
  • Astronomy
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biophysics
  • Biopsychology
  • Botany
  • Cancer Biology/Oncology
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Child and Family Studies
  • Chinese
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classics
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Clinical Research
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Community Health
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Consumer Economics
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Demography and Population Studies
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Policy
  • Educational Psychology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Epidemiology
  • Family and Consumer Sciences-General
  • Film, Television, and Video Theory and Criticism
  • Finance and Banking
  • Fish, Game, and Wildlife Management
  • Folklore
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Forestry
  • French
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Genetics
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geological Engineering
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • German
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • Higher Education
  • History
  • History of Science and Technology
  • Horticulture
  • Human Development
  • Human Resources Management
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Information Studies
  • Insurance
  • International and Comparative Education
  • Investment Management
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Jewish Studies
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Law
  • Library Science
  • Linguistics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marine Sciences
  • Marketing
  • Mass Communication
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Media Studies
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Medical Physics
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Pathology
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Natural Resources
  • Near and Middle Eastern Languages
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Neuroscience
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Nursing--General
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Oceanography
  • Pathology
  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Pharmaceutical Administration
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacy
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Plant Pathology
  • Plant Sciences
  • Political Science
  • Polymer Science and Engineering
  • Portuguese
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Psychology--General
  • Real Estate
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Rhetoric
  • Rural Sociology
  • Scandinavian Languages
  • Science Education
  • Slavic Languages
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Speech and Interpersonal Communication
  • Statistics
  • Systems Engineering
  • Theater
  • Toxicology
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary Sciences
  • Women's Studies
  • Writing
  • Zoology

Location and Setting


Madison Population
240,323
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Milwaukee
Campus Size
936 acres

Weather

Temperature
7.2 average low in January, 78.2 average high in September
Rain
120 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Madison
Nearest Train Station
25 mile(s) from campus in Columbus

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, cooperative housing
Students in College Housing
25% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
75%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bucky Badger
School Colors
Red and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x x x
Cheerleading x   x  
Crew x   x  
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf x x x x
Ice Hockey x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Wrestling     x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Crew x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Ice Hockey x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Wrestling    
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Crew x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Ice Hockey x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Wrestling x x
Women's Club Sports
fencing, lacrosse, racquetball, rugby, sailing, ultimate Frisbee, water polo
Men's Club Sports
fencing, lacrosse, racquetball, rugby, sailing, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, softball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities
Sororities
8% of women participate
Fraternities
9% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
32,196
Women
16,485 (51.2%)
Men
15,711 (48.8%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
29,016
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.6% Asian
2.3% Black/African-American
5.7% Hispanic/Latino
3.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
80.5% White
0.9% Unknown
International Students.
8.5% from 79 countries
Average Age
20
All Graduate Students
11,624

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
95.3%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
60.9%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
85%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
87.3%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Average Starting Salary
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
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Disciplines Pursued
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