Top Rated Wisconsin Public Colleges

The Best Public Colleges in Wisconsin for 2021

These are the top ranked public four-year colleges in Wisconsin as ranked by CollegeSimply. Leading the rankings for 2021 as the best public college in Wisconsin is University of Wisconsin Madison. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


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University of Wisconsin Madison
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Madison, WI
University of Wisconsin Madison

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Public Universities in America

  • 43,463enrollment
  • $16,103net price
  • 54%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1480SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.84Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin La Crosse
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La Crosse, WI
University of Wisconsin La Crosse

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 10,597enrollment
  • $12,167net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 23-27ACT range
  • 3.42*Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin Eau Claire
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Eau Claire, WI
University of Wisconsin Eau Claire

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 11,604enrollment
  • $14,010net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.39*Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin Platteville
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Platteville, WI
University of Wisconsin Platteville

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 8,955enrollment
  • $14,611net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.39*Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin Stout
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Menomonie, WI
University of Wisconsin Stout

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 8,770enrollment
  • $14,767net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
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Oshkosh, WI
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 16,410enrollment
  • $11,980net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin Stevens Point
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Stevens Point, WI
University of Wisconsin Stevens Point

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 9,086enrollment
  • $12,797net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.45Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin River Falls
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River Falls, WI
University of Wisconsin River Falls

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 6,135enrollment
  • $13,530net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
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Milwaukee, WI
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 27,012enrollment
  • $14,822net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.09Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin Whitewater
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Whitewater, WI
University of Wisconsin Whitewater

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 13,059enrollment
  • $12,309net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin Green Bay
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Green Bay, WI
University of Wisconsin Green Bay

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 8,566enrollment
  • $11,839net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin Superior
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Superior, WI
University of Wisconsin Superior

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 2,603enrollment
  • $12,695net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA
University of Wisconsin Parkside
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Kenosha, WI
University of Wisconsin Parkside

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Public Universities in Wisconsin

  • 4,295enrollment
  • $10,154net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 2.98Avg GPA