University of Wisconsin-River Falls

River Falls, WI, USA
3.54 Average Rating

University of Wisconsin in River Falls is a public, liberal arts institution in the western region of the state. About 30 minutes from the Twin Cities, the 303-acre campus is home to four colleges offering 70+ areas of study on the banks of the Kinnickinnic River. UW-River Falls students can take advantage of undergraduate research opportunities, study abroad programs, internships, and the customized honors curriculum, as well as the Scholarship Guarantee, a monetary award to students demonstrating strong academic potential. On top of the main campus, UW-River Falls also maintains a satellite location in Hudson and two laboratory farms also located in the River Falls area. Outside of academia, students can take advantage of the more than 150 student clubs and organizations at UWRF or venture off-campus to nearby cities.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
46%
Out-Of-State Students
53%
0
100
72%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 21
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1050
0
1600

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
6,105
Total Number of Undergrads
5,678
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
27%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
54%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
21:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$14,064
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$8,013
Out-of-State Tuition
$15,586
0
100
47%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
60%
Average Aid Per Year
$3,397
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
39%
61%
Student Organizations
135
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Minneapolis
Eau Claire
Madison
Milwaukee
Wausau
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$40,900
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What Students Are Saying

3.54 Average Rating
UW-River Falls is a great close knit campus. There are tons of organizations on campus for every individual.
Aspen from Woodville, WI
River Falls is the perfect combination of rural and urban living. It is a college that caters to all different types of people from all different walks of life. It could be a home for any type of incoming student.
Whitney from Phillips, WI