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University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

La Crosse, WI, USA
3.78 Average Rating

With campus a short distance from the Mississippi River, the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is a 4-year public school in western Wisconsin and part of the UW system. UW La Crosse is home to five colleges and schools granting undergraduate degrees and is the only university in the midwest to offer an Anthropology and Archaeology baccalaureate program. For students interested in the visual arts, the university hosts the UWL Art Gallery and sponsors field trips to museums in Chicago, Minneapolis, and Milwaukee. For recreation, UW La Crosse features a number of intramural sports leagues including bag toss, kickball, and wallyball. 

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Small city
In-State Students
80%
Out-Of-State Students
19%
0
100
81%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 25
0
36

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
10,473
Total Number of Undergrads
9,655
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
42%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
71%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
19:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$13,045
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$9,231
Out-of-State Tuition
$17,901
0
100
69%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
60%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,672
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
44%
56%
Student Organizations
236
Size of Town
Small city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
La Crosse
Milwaukee
Minneapolis
Madison
Chicago
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
66%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$48,000
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What Students Are Saying

3.78 Average Rating
This is a wonderful college. There are great professors, friendly people, and it offers plenty of activities. It is greatly recommended.
Whitney from Chetek, WI
Its amazing. There are so many opportunities to meet new people and get involved with the school. The teachers are also very helpful.
Madelinn from Apple Valley, MN

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