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Student Facts

Total Student Enrollment, Fall 2018: 4,325

  • Undergraduate Full-Time: 3,197 (78.2%)
  • Undergraduate Part-Time: 893 (21.8%)
  • Undergraduate Total: 4,090 (100%)
  • Graduate Full-Time: 90 (38.3%)
  • Graduate Part-Time:145 (61.7%)
  • Graduate Total: 235 (100%)

Age:

  • Average age of full-time undergraduate students: 22 years old
  • Percentage of undergraduate students 25 years and older: 21%

Sex:

  • Male: 2,043 (47.2%)
  • Female: 2,282 (52.8%)

Ethnicity:

  • White: 2,621 (64.1%)
  • Hispanic: 713 (17.4%)
  • African American: 360 (8.8%)
  • Asian: 162 (4.0%)
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native: 8 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 5 (0.1%)
  • International: 67 (1.6%)
  • Two or more race/ethnicities, non-Hispanic: 153 (3.7%)
  • Unknown: 1 (<0.1%)

Geographic Distribution:

  • Percentage of first-time, first-year degree seeking freshmen who live in Wisconsin: 85%

Retention:

  • Percentage of retention of Fall 2017 first-time, full-time students to Fall 2018: 70.32%

Admissions:
First-time, First-year Freshmen

  • Total Applications: 1,651 (100%)
  • Total Admitted: 1,443 (87.4%)
  • Total Enrolled: 649 (45.0% of Admitted)

Transfer Students

  • Total Applications: 644 (100%)
  • Total Admitted: 608 (94.4%)
  • Total Enrolled: 444 (73.0% of Admitted)

Student Life:
First-time, First-year Freshmen

  • Percentage who live on campus: 39%
  • Average age of full-time students: 18 years old

 

Faculty Facts

Faculty Type:

  • Full-Time Faculty: 160
  • Part-Time Faculty: 108

Members of Minority Groups:

  • Full-Time: 43
  • Part-Time: 16

Sex:

  • Male: 129
  • Female: 139

International Faculty: 4

Faculty with a Terminal Degree*: 149

Student to Faculty Ratio, Fall 2016: 19-1

*A terminal degree is the highest academic degree in a given field of study
Data Source:
2018 Common Dataset File

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