University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into University of Wisconsin Whitewater
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and can I get accepted? The school has a 76% acceptance rate ranking it #24 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 4,839 out of 6,386 applicants were admitted making University of Wisconsin Whitewater an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent. University of Wisconsin Whitewater typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 45% 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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University of Wisconsin-Whitewater SAT Scores
SAT RangeNot Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT-
|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|
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT92%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||24|
|Average ACT Score||21|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into University of Wisconsin-Whitewater?
Admission data indicates that University of Wisconsin-Whitewater regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #24 in Wisconsin for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 92 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Wisconsin Whitewater.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|24 and Above||Good||>86%|
|21 to 24||Avg +||76%-86%|
|19 to 21||Avg -||67%-76%|
|17 to 19||Reach||58%-67%|
|Less than 17||Low||<58%|
Avg. High School GPA3.2
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into University of Wisconsin Whitewater. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Wisconsin Whitewater was 3.2 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #26 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.2 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as University of Wisconsin-Whitewater accepts 76% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||15%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||19%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||20%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||27%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||5%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
71% of University of Wisconsin Whitewater freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||9%|
|Top 25% of class||30%|
|Top 50% of class||71%|
|Bottom 50% of class||29%|
|Bottom 25% of class||4%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||42%||48%||45%|
Applications are DueAug 1, 2020
Days left to Apply115
Applicants have 115 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to University of Wisconsin-Whitewater before the Aug 1 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|May 2||May 15|
|Jun 6||Jul 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to University of Wisconsin Whitewater and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240189 IPEDS survey data for University of Wisconsin Whitewater.
Frequently Asked Questions
92% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
76% of those who apply are granted admission to University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Admission competition is and the college has easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.