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La Crosse, Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin La Crosse

Overview

Student Population
10,597
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
Level of Study 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 6,855 prospective students applied, and 4,843 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,179 enrolled in the school.  9,548 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,049 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $7,585 plus fees of $1,522. UW-La Crosse is ranked 825 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Challenging 
University of Wisconsin La Crosse overview
ACT 23/27
GPA 3.42
Applications Accepted
70.6% 
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$1,522
Room and Board $6,331
Budget for Other Expenses$1,956
Total One Year Cost$17,514
Out of State Tuition
$16,254
Out of State Costs for University of Wisconsin La Crosse
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$120
Other Fees$1,522
Room and Board $6,331
Budget for Other Expenses$1,956
Total One Year Cost$26,183

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.