The acceptance rate at UW-La Crosse is 75%. It ranks #13 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. University of Wisconsin La Crosse is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 4,670 out of 6,214 applicants were admitted.
The school has average admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 37 percent (SAT 0/0 ACT 22/26). University of Wisconsin La Crosse typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.6. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 46% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The UW-La Crosse application fee is $25 and applications are due by Jun 15.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to University of Wisconsin La Crosse. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 99% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||N/A|
|SAT Math 25th||N/A|
|SAT Composite 25th||N/A|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||N/A|
|SAT Math 75th||N/A|
|SAT Composite 75th||N/A|
|Average SAT Score||N/A|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||21|
|ACT Math 25th||22|
|ACT Composite 25th||22|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||26|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||26|
|Average ACT Score||24
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into UW-La Crosse?
Admission data indicates that UW-La Crosse regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #7 in Wisconsin for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 99 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Wisconsin La Crosse.
Find other colleges with similar ACT score requirementsData Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
What GPA do you need to get into University of Wisconsin La Crosse?
Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into UW-La Crosse. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Wisconsin La Crosse was 3.6 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #6 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.6 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as UW-La Crosse accepts 75% of all applicants.
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|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||34.81%||Avg +|
|3.50 to 3.74||28.62%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.49||20.81%||Reach|
|3.00 to 3.24||8.52%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||2.86%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||0.33%||Low|
|1.00 to 1.99||0%||Low|
|less than 1.00||0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
60% of University of Wisconsin La Crosse freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||23%|
|Top 25% of class||60%|
|Top 50% of class||96%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||45%||47%||46%|
Applicants have 139 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Jun 15, 2023.
The cost for prospective students to apply to University of Wisconsin La Crosse is $25.
What are the requirements for admission to University of Wisconsin La Crosse and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240329 IPEDS survey data for University of Wisconsin La Crosse.
99% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
75% of those who apply are granted admission to UW-La Crosse. Admission competition is and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 22 and 26. 99% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.