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University of Wisconsin - Superior is a public, comprehensive institution. Founded as a state normal school in 1893, it gained state university status in 1964. Its 230-acre campus is located in Superior, at the western tip of Lake Superior and just six miles south of Duluth, Minnesota.

Website: www.uwsuper.edu/index.cfm

Public
Co-ed
2,257
Undergraduate
Students
(63.3%) 1,428 Women
(36.7%) 829 Men
351
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
78% of 897 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
 

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.16
SAT Math
595 average
520-670 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
550 average
510-590 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
18-23 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $19,462
Out-of-state: $27,035
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,132
Out-of-state: $15,705
Room and Board
$7,280
Average Percent of Need Met
86%
Average Freshman Award
$10,305
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$31,490
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
118
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 21% of classes
10-19 students: 38% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 6% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Superior Population
26,869
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
31% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Yellowjacket
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
1.7% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.1% Asian
2.0% Black/African-American
3.4% Hispanic/Latino
4.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
87.3% White
0.3% Unknown
International Students
8.4%
First-Year Students Returning
63.8%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
26.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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