Platteville, Wisconsin

UW-Platteville Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into University of Wisconsin Platteville

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for University of Wisconsin Platteville
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsChallenging
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into UW-Platteville and can I get accepted? The school has a 80% acceptance rate ranking it #32 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,930 out of 3,676 applicants were admitted making University of Wisconsin Platteville an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 43 percent. Only 49% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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UW-Platteville SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
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Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for University of Wisconsin Platteville
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
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SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
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UW-Platteville ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for University of Wisconsin Platteville
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 19
ACT Math 25th 21
ACT Composite 25th 21
ACT Scores for University of Wisconsin Platteville
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 25
ACT Math 75th 27
ACT Composite 75th 26
Average ACT Score 23

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into UW-Platteville?

Admission data indicates that UW-Platteville regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 43 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 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 #16 in Wisconsin for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 97 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Wisconsin Platteville.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Wisconsin Platteville admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
26 and Above Good >88%
23 to 26 Avg + 80%-88%
21 to 23 Avg - 72%-80%
19 to 21 Reach 63%-72%
Less than 19 Low <63%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

University of Wisconsin Platteville has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

High School Class Rank

72% of University of Wisconsin Platteville freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted University of Wisconsin Platteville students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 10%
Top 25% of class 31%
Top 50% of class 72%
Bottom 50% of class 28%
Bottom 25% of class 4%

Admission Statistics

University of Wisconsin Platteville admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,390 2,286 3,676
Accepted 1,068 1,862 2,930
Acceptance Rate 77% 81% 80%
Enrolled 937 489 1,426
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 88% 26% 49%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to University of Wisconsin Platteville and what considerations affect admission decisions?

University of Wisconsin Platteville Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of Wisconsin Platteville
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240462 IPEDS survey data for University of Wisconsin Platteville.