82%

Acceptance Rate

$3,170

Avg.Financial Aid

003921

FAFSA Code

About University of Wisconsin-Platteville

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

8,955

Website

www.uwplatt.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

The University of Wisconsin Platteville is a 4 years public University that is located in Platteville, Wisconsin. It was established in the year 1866. It was renamed Platteville State Teachers College in 1926, This Univerity provides a semester-based academic calendar.  The mission of this University is to reach all the students, In state as well as out of state, and provide the best all kind of facilities to all students.

In July 2018 University Expended their campuses. The university has been providing academic excellence from the past 150 years and has helped thousands of students to reach their goal. University expended its academic program and established new colleges. The university has students from all parts of the world.

  • University's Accreditation - The university is recognized and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

  • The university has a student-faculty ratio of 22:1.

  • It has over 8,779 students enrolled across all of the different campuses.

A public university by the name of University of Wisconsin-Platteville is located in Platteville, Wisconsin. University of Wisconsin-Platteville is home to an ethnically diverse student body. At UWP around 88% are white, 5% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 2% are Black or African American. Further, around 90% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 37% of the students are females and 63% are males. Rob Jeter, Saul Phillips, Arthur W. Kopp, and Tom Davis are some of the well-known alumni of the school. Several other achievers owe their success to this university. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. At UWP, 162 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission, and Higher Learning Commission.

Location & Contact

Address

1 University Plaza

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6083421491
Fax: 6083421122
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular university helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The two popular publications, US News and Forbes, are among the most trusted publications when it comes to the rankings of an educational institution. The ranking of a university plays an important role in helping a prospective candidate choosing the right university. It helps them assess the university's performance based on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. However, it is to be noted that University of Wisconsin-Platteville does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings by these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

82%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

20 - 26

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$14,158

Average Annual Cost

$6,418

Books And Supplies

$560

Other Fees

$1,378

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$7,602

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,365

Total One Year Cost

$19,323

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to UWP are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $23,652. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

21:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

77%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

36%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$154

Faculty Overview

61%

Male Professors

39%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Mechanical Engineering

180 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

150 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

142 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

110 Graduates

Civil Engineering

84 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

73 Graduates

Biology, General

70 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

63 Graduates

Animal Sciences

57 Graduates

Psychology, General

43 Graduates

Industrial Engineering

37 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

37 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

36 Graduates

Plant Sciences

32 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

26 Graduates

Computer Engineering

26 Graduates

Communications Technologies/Technic...

23 Graduates

Engineering Physics

22 Graduates

Mathematics

19 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

16 Graduates

Chemistry

15 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

13 Graduates

Environmental/Environmental Health...

11 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

11 Graduates

Natural Resources and Conservation,...

9 Graduates

Political Science and Government

9 Graduates

Sustainability Studies

9 Graduates

Music

8 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

8 Graduates

History

5 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

4 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

4 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

3 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

3 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

3 Graduates

International/Global Studies

2 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

2 Graduates

Nanotechnology

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

8,123

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

24%

Full-time

86%

Part-time

14%

Students Gender

Male

64%

US National: 44%

Female

36%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

88% White

0% Unknown

2% Black

5% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

21%

Out Of State

77%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$61,602 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

47%

Averege Housing Cost

$4,609/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $2,971/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$2,971/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Pioneer Pete

School Colors

blue and orange

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Wisconsin Intercollegiate Ath Conference

Total Male Athletes

289

Total Female Athletes

134

Intramural Sports

12

Sports Club

13

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Soccer

Track and Field

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by UWP. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $7,700 per year. The average meal plan at UWP costs around $2,971 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. There are around 63% male and 37% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$39,000/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$47,300/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$18,750

$27,254

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$195 - 283

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

65%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,170

Students Receiving Federal Grants

26%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,239

Students Receiving State Aid

21%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,172

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

36%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,308

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$8,867

$30K - $48K

$7,521

$48K - $75K

$3,152

$75K - $110K

$437

> $110K

$268

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,106,290

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at UWP to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,423, whereas the financial aid is $1,484. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $2,066 and institutional aid worth $1,484.

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