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Colleges / University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Eau Claire, WI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate85%

About UW Eau Claire

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is a public, state university in the town of Eau Claire, Wisconsin. UW Eau Claire was founded in 1916. The college currently enrolls around 9,605 students a year, including 8,923 undergraduates.

UW Eau Claire Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into UW Eau Claire. The acceptance rate at UW Eau Claire is 85%. Out of 9,077 applications received in 2022, 7,737 students were offered admission.

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 85%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 2.6%

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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is located in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, near Minneapolis-St. Paul.

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College Info

105 Garfield Ave Eau Claire, WI 54701

Campus Setting: Small Town

UW Eau Claire Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 20

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UW Eau Claire is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UW Eau Claire is Aug 20.

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UW Eau Claire SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1120 - 1300


Math SAT Range

550 - 650


Reading SAT Range

550 - 660

UW Eau Claire Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at UW Eau Claire is like? There are approximately 9,605 students enrolled at UW Eau Claire, including 8,923 undergraduate students and 682 graduate students. 92% percent of students attend school full-time, 64% percent are from WI and 36% percent of students are from other states.


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