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La Crosse, Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin La Crosse

Overview

Student Population
10,548
University of Wisconsin La Crosse overview
Location La Crosse, Wisconsin
Online uwlax.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
University of Wisconsin La Crosse overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in La Crosse, Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin La Crosse is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,723 prospective students applied, and 4,933 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,119 enrolled in the school.  9,522 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,026 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $7,585 plus fees of $1,511. UW-La Crosse is ranked 928 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Challenging 
University of Wisconsin La Crosse overview
ACT 22/26
GPA 3.42
Applications Accepted
73.4% 
University of Wisconsin La Crosse overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Wisconsin Resident Tuition
$7,585
In State Costs for University of Wisconsin La Crosse
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$120
Other Fees$1,511
Room and Board $6,206
Budget for Other Expenses$1,964
Total One Year Cost$17,386
Out of State Tuition
$16,254
Out of State Costs for University of Wisconsin La Crosse
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$120
Other Fees$1,511
Room and Board $6,206
Budget for Other Expenses$1,964
Total One Year Cost$26,055

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$49,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
68% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Wisconsin La Crosse students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 22%
Biology 11%
Social Sciences 11%
Health Professions 9%
Education 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240329 IPEDS survey data for University of Wisconsin La Crosse.