University of Wisconsin-Parkside
Kenosha, WI, USA

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Key Admission Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Coed

Need Blind

This school does not consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Suburb or town
0
100
66%
Acceptance Rate
2,256
Students Applied
94%
Transfer Acceptance Rate
343
Transfer Students Admitted

Admissions Requirements

SAT
Yes
ACT
Yes
SAT Subject Tests
Yes
AP Course Credit
Yes
Dual Enrollment
Yes
Transcript
Yes

Important Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 1
Spring Regular Decision January 15
Test Optional
Yes
Application Fee
$50
Fee waivers available
Applications Accepted
Rolling Admissions
No

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
88%
Out-Of-State Students
17%
US States Represented
28
Countries Represented
22
88%
Submitting ACT
Average ACT Composite: 20
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1050
0
1600
SAT Percentiles

Math
25th
510
75th
580
Reading
25th
500
75th
580
3.20
Average GPA
Students Enrolled By GPA

3.75+
10%
3.50 - 3.74
13%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
16%
2.50 - 2.99
31%
2.00 - 2.49
13%
Students Enrolled By Class Rank

Top 10%
15
Top 25%
37
Top 50%
76
Students Enrolled By Household Income

< $30k
95
$30k - $48k
60
$48k - $75k
68
$75k - $110k
57
$110k+
70

Admissions Resources

Admissions: visit page
Admissions Email: [email protected]
Admissions Telephone: 877-633-3897
For International Student Services: visit page
For Students with Disabilities: visit page
For Veteran Services: visit page

What Students Are Saying

3.47 Average Rating
Consider what is truly important to you in a school. Think about how much you are going to try to benefit from your college career or if you are just looking for a party. There are so many small aspects that are overlooked when people choose schools, which is why there are best-kept secrets like UW-Parkside.
Marie from Milwaukee, WI
Take as many credits as you can handle. If you're paying to be a full time student, that's 12 credits right there. Any credits between 12 and 21, I believe, are considered 'free', so, since you're paying for the minimum package already, why not get the free upgrade? Also, get the mean plan. Anywhere on campus that sells food will take the meal plan on the Ranger Card, and you can even find discounts too.
Subway is amazing, especially their soups. You'll be relying heavily on them for food after a while, for the cafeteria food gets to be repetitive after a while, but if you like burgers and fries, the cafeteria's your kind of place.
Also, Parkside is one of the schools where you have to buy or rent all your books. And you have to pay for paper when printing in the library. Not so fun. :/
Rebecca from Big Bend, WI

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