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University of Wisconsin River Falls

River Falls, Wisconsin

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Overview

Student Population
5,855
University of Wisconsin River Falls overview
Location River Falls, Wisconsin
Online uwrf.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
University of Wisconsin River Falls overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in River Falls, Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin River Falls is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 2,782 prospective students applied, and 2,138 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,088 enrolled in the school.  5,006 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 849 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $6,428 plus fees of $1,635. University of Wisconsin-River Falls is ranked 667 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
5/10
Academics
3/10
Resources
6/10
Outcomes
2/10
Value

University of Wisconsin-River Falls is rated within the lower 42% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for University of Wisconsin River Falls within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Moderate
University of Wisconsin River Falls overview
ACT 19/25
GPA 3.45
Applications Accepted
76.9% 
University of Wisconsin River Falls overview
Applications Due Feb 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $25

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Annual Cost to Attend

Wisconsin Resident Tuition
$6,428
In State Costs for University of Wisconsin River Falls
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$400
Other Fees$1,635
Room and Board $6,900
Budget for Other Expenses$3,300
Total One Year Cost$18,663
Out of State Resident Tuition
$14,001
Out of State Costs for University of Wisconsin River Falls
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$400
Other Fees$1,635
Room and Board $6,900
Budget for Other Expenses$3,300
Total One Year Cost$26,236

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$44,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
51% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Wisconsin River Falls students
Subject Percent of Class
Agriculture 17%
Business 15%
Education 13%
Communication 10%
Social Sciences 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240471 IPEDS survey data for University of Wisconsin River Falls.

Current students may use the University of Wisconsin River Falls GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.