Overview

Applicants
3,075
Acceptance Rate
85%

Test Scores

SAT Reading
0 - 0
SAT Math
0 - 0
ACT Composite
20 - 25

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank
Standardized Test Scores

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
20:1
Total Faculty
348
with Terminal Degree
223

233
Men
115
Women
44
Minority
5
International

Most frequent class size
2 - 9
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate
Diploma
Master's
Transfer Associate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Prominent Alumni


James E. Wright
President of Dartmouth College

John E. Somerville
Chairman of the Board, Metcalf and Eddy, Inc./AECO

T. Harry Williams
Pulitzer Prize Winner for biography, Huey Long

Herbert S. Gasser
Won Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1944

John Biver
Founder and President of Eagle Point Software Corp

Sue Miller-Buske
Founder and President of The Buske Group

Jim Schneller
Founder, President of AVISTA Inc (now Esterline)

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Jun 2

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics


Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$10,030

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$4,277
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$14,323
Required Fees
$848
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$320

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$2,300
Transportation for Commuters
$1,180

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants
Need State Sch Grant

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans
FFEL PLUS loans
FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

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

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
5,775
Out of State
10%

International
Foreign Countries Represented
20

Demographics

38% female
62% male
10% are out of state
90% are full time
10% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
39%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
90%

Campus Environment
Village
Fire safety rating
69

Housing Options

Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male
Frat Sorority

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
180
Number of Honor Societies
15

Number of Social Sororities
5
Number of Religious Organizations
9

3% join a fraternity
2% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

Men's Sports (Pioneers)
8 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Soccer
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Wrestling
Women's Sports (Pioneers)
8 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services


LGBT Support Groups
Minority Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: University of Dubuque; Dubuque, Iowa

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
47

Average Number of PC's per Lab
30

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
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
80%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

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

Admissions Office Contact

Contact
Ruth Joyce
Recruitment Manager

Address
Office of Student Recruitment/Visitor Center
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818

Phone
608-342-1068

Email
visit@uwplatt.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Pioneer Student Center
Resident Halls
Field House
Ullrich Hall
New Athletic Fields
Check out our virtual tour at http://www.uwplatt.edu/university/vtour/

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Movie Theaters
The M
Mining Museum
Main street shops and restaurants
Close proximity to Madison, WI and Dubuque, IA

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday - Friday
7:45 AM - 4:15 PM
608-342-1068

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Average Length: Varies

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
http://www.uwplatt.edu/athletics/contact.html

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Visiting Center

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxi

Driving Instructions to Campus
Available at the University's web site. http://www.uwplatt.edu/contact/drive.html

Local Accommodations
Several local hotels from $50 - $125 per night.