University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Eau Claire, WI, USA
3.67 Average Rating

With campus along the banks of the Chippewa River, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is a 4-year public university and a regional UW campus in northwest Wisconsin. UWEC is home to colleges of Business, Education, Arts & Sciences, and Nursing hosting over 80 academic majors and minors. Known as Blugolds, UWEC students find opportunities for recreation through the university’s 11 intramural sports leagues and 27 club sports. Throughout the year, UWEC schedules a number of campus diversity celebrations including the Eau Queer Film Festival.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
69%
Out of State Students
31%
0
100
78%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 24
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1110
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision December 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
10,737
Total Number of Undergrads
10,022
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
29%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
68%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
23:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$14,398
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$7,361
Out-of-State Tuition
$14,934
0
100
83%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
59%
Average Aid Per Year
$3,406
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
35%
65%
Student Organizations
48
Size of Town
City: Small
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Minneapolis
Eau Claire
Milwaukee
Madison
Chicago
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
81%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$44,000
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What Students Are Saying

3.67 Average Rating
uwec is a really nice place to go to school. eau caire is a lovely town with a lot to do outdoors when it's nice out. the university offers many ways to get involved on campus and is very helpful with any questions you may have about your schooling.
Marie from Minnesota
The University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire has great faculty, great students, and great classes. The faculty is always willing to help students with questions, and are here to help them succeed. Students on campus are personable, and want to make great friends.
Hannah from Brooklyn Park, MN