Overview

Applicants
Acceptance Rate

GPA Breakdown

14%
Over 3.75
16%
3.50 - 3.74
20%
3.25 - 3.49
20%
3.00 - 3.24
25%
2.50 - 2.99
5%
2.00 - 2.49

Test Scores

SAT Math
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
480 - 600
SAT Writing
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
470 - 610
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
20 - 24

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
22:1
Total Faculty
501
with Terminal Degree
373

275
Men
226
Women
81
Minority
21
International

Most frequent class size
30 - 39
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
21%
Graduate in 5 years
45%
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Cell Biology and Anatomy
  • Cell Physiology
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other
  • Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Accounting
  • Accounting and Related Services, Other
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
  • Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
  • Finance, General
  • Human Resources Management and Services, Other
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Management Information Systems and Services, Other
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Management Science, General
  • Marketing, Other
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences,Other
  • Information Technology
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

  • Education

  • Art Teacher Education
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Computer Teacher Education
  • Drama and Dance Teacher Education
  • Driver and Safety Teacher Education
  • Education, General
  • Education, Other
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness
  • Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • Geography Teacher Education
  • German Language Teacher Education
  • History Teacher Education
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other
  • Speech Teacher Education
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

  • Engineering Technologies/Technicians

  • Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
  • Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians, Other

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • American Literature (United States)
  • Creative Writing
  • English Composition
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other

  • Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics

  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • French Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • Spanish Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Audiology/Audiologist and Hearing Sciences
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Communication Disorders Sciences and Services, Other
  • Communication Disorders, General
  • Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist

  • History

  • History, General

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Geometry/Geometric Analysis
  • Mathematics and Statistics, Other
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mathematics, Other
  • Statistics, General

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

  • International/Global Studies
  • Mathematics and Computer Science

  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

  • Health and Physical Education, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General
  • Chemistry, Other
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physical Sciences, Other
  • Physics, General
  • Physics, Other

  • Psychology

  • Psychology, General
  • Psychology, Other

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Public Administration
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
  • Social Work
  • Social Work, Other

  • Social Sciences

  • Economics, General
  • Economics, Other
  • Geography
  • Geography, Other
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Digital Arts
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music, Other
  • Visual And Performing Arts
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Visual and Performing Arts, Other


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Career overview


Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
21%
Graduate in 5 years
45%
Graduate in 6 years

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Apr 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,253

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,108

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,884

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$15,602

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
63%

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$5,568
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$13,042
Required Fees
$710
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$170

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$750
Transportation for Commuters
$950

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
No

Direct Lender
Yes

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
9,231
Out of State
4%

International
Foreign Countries Represented
69

Demographics

51% female
49% male
4% are out of state
91% are full time
9% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
40%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus
90%

Campus Environment
Village

Housing Options

Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
International Student

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Project ASSIST

Type of Program
For all students with disabilities

Director
Dr. Elizabeth Watson

College Entrance Tests Required
Yes

Interview Required
No

Documentation Requred for LD
Diagnostic interview, assessment of aptitude (WAIS III), academic achievement (Woodcock Johnson), information processing, specific diagnosis and test scores should be included in the summary report along with recommendations for accommodations. Response to Intervention, 504 Plans, and IEPs are helpful.

Documentation Requred for ADHD
History of early impairment, evidence of current impairment, diagnostic interview, any relevant testing, clearly stated specific diagnosis, rationale for specific accommodations

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
No

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
130
Number of Honor Societies
4

Number of Social Sororities
8
Number of Religious Organizations
8

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

Men's Sports (Warhawks)
11 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Football
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Wrestling
Women's Sports (Warhawks)
13 Sports

Basketball
Bowling
Cross Country
Diving
Golf
Gymnastics
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Day Care
Health
Womens Center
Minority Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered on-campus
Air Force ROTC Offered on-campus

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
325

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Mr. Stephen McKellips
Director of Admissions

Address
Office of Admissions
800 West Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190

Phone
262-472-1440

Email
uwwadmit@uww.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
New Kachel Field House
University Center
Underground Dance Club
Ritazza Coffee Shop
Warhawk Room

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Kettle Moraine State Park
Vertical Reality (Rock Climbing Facility)
Double Dip Deli
Starin Park
Janesville Shopping Mall
Whitewater Aquatic Center

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm weekdays;10am and 11am Saturday
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Varies

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Coach Directly

Contact Email Address for Visit
http://www.uww.edu/admissions/Admissions_Skeleton.php?page=Admissions_Visit.php

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
Class visits are on a very limited basis.

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Brown cab taxi service, bus service to Milwaukee Area on weekends (round-trip).

Driving Instructions to Campus
From Chicago: From I-90: I-90 West to Exit 171A (Janesville/Milton exit). Take Hwy 26 North to Milton. At stoplight, turn right onto Hwy 59 East to Whitewater. Turn left on Main Street, right on Prairie Street, and then left on Starin Road to Lot 7, (Average travel time: 130 minutes). From I-94: I-94 West to Hwy 50 West to lake Genova. Hwy 12 West to Whitewater. From Hwy 12: Hwy 12 West to Whitewater. From Hwy 14: Hwy 14 West to Hwy 89 North; then left onto Hwy 12 (Main St.) From Madison: Take I-90 East to Exit 163 (Milton/Edgerton exit). Hwy 59 East, then left onto County "N" to Whitewater. Left at Indian Mound Parkway, right onto Hwy 12 (Main St.). At stoplight in front of McDonald's, turn left onto Tratt Street, then right onto Starin Road to Lot 7. (Average travel time: 55 minutes). From Milwaukee: I-43 South. At East Troy, take Hwy 20 West. Hwy 12 West to Whitewater. Continue on Hwy 12 (Main St.). Turn right at the stoplight on Prairie Street, then left at the stop sign on Starin Road to Lot 7. Alternate routes include Hwy 59 West out of Waukesha. (Average travel time: 65 minutes)

Local Accommodations
Nearby accomodations: AmeriHost Inn (800-434-5800), Super 8 Motel (262-473-8818), Hawthorn Lodge (262-473-4777).