Student Facts

 

Total Student Enrollment,
Fall 2021

4,143

  • Undergraduate Full-Time: 2,563 (75.9%)
  • Undergraduate Part-Time: 813 (24.1%)
  • Undergraduate Total: 3,376 (100%)
     
  • Graduate Full-Time: 193 (25.2%)
  • Graduate Part-Time: 574 (74.8%)
  • Graduate Total: 767 (100%)

Age

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

Sex

  • Male: 1,836 (44.3%)
  • Female: 2,307 (55.7%)

Ethnicity

  • White: 2,629 (63.5%)
  • Hispanic: 720 (17.4%)
  • African American: 308 (7.4%)
  • Asian: 131 (3.2%)
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native: 14 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 2 (0.1%)
  • Unknown: 31 (0.7%)
  • International: 106 (2.6%)
  • Two or more race/ethnicities, non-Hispanic: 202 (4.9%)
  • Total Underrepresented Minority: 1,206 (29.1%)

Geographic Distribution

Percentage of first-time, first-year degree seeking freshmen who live in Wisconsin: 89%

Retention

Percentage of retention of Fall 2020 first-time, full-time students to Fall 2021: 65.4%

Admissions

First-time, First-year Freshmen

  • Total Applications: 1,920
  • Total Admitted: 1,713 (89.2%)
  • Total Enrolled: 468 (27.3% of Admitted)

Transfer Students
 

  • Total Applications: 451
  • Total Admitted: 437 (96.9%)
  • Total Enrolled: 286 (65.4% of Admitted)

Student Life

First-time, First-year Freshmen
 

  • Percentage who live on campus: 26%
  • Average age of full-time students: 18 years old

Faculty Facts


Faculty and Instructor Type:

  • Full-Time: 167
  • Part-Time: 108

Members of Minority Groups:

  • Full-Time: 51 (30.5%)
  • Part-Time: 21 (19.4%)

Sex:

  • Male: 141 (51.3%)
  • Female: 134 (48.7%)

International (Excluding Naturalized): 6 (2.2%)

Faculty and Instructors with a Terminal Degree*: 

  • Full-Time: 130 (77.8%)
  • Part-Time: 30 (27.7%)

Student to Faculty Ratio, Fall 2021: 17:1

*A terminal degree is the highest academic degree in a given field of study
Data Source: 
2020 Common Dataset File

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