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Colleges / University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Green Bay, WI 4-Year Public

About UW Green Bay

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is a public, state school located in the suburban setting of Green Bay, WI, less than an hour from Milwaukee.

Founded in 1968, the institution currently enrolls around 9,027 students a year, including 8,601 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

UW Green Bay's endowment was valued at $28,000,000 in 2021. For each full-time student, UW Green Bay spends about $6,125.

Admissions Facts About UW Green Bay

Acceptance rate: 0%

Average GPA: 3.16

Mean ACT score: 22

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date: August 1

What's the acceptance rate at University of Wisconsin-Green Bay in 2021?

Admission to UW Green Bay is moderately difficult. UW Green Bay accepts around 0 percent of applicants each year.

Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.16 on a 4.0 scale. The mean ACT scores is 22.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is UW Green Bay a good school?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention and graduation rates

About 76 percent of students who start at UW Green Bay return the next year.

Around 53 percent of students who started at UW Green Bay earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Within six months of graduating, 85 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Recent grads have an average starting salary of $38,000 a year. Students in the class of 2021 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $24,668 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does UW Green Bay sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is UW Green Bay a good school for YOU?

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All applicants should hear back from UW Green Bay by August 1.

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College Info

2420 Nicolet Drive Green Bay, WI 54311-7001

Campus Setting: Suburban

UW Green Bay Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 4

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UW Green Bay is Aug 4.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UW Green Bay is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

UW Green Bay ACT Scores

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ACT Range

19 - 25

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

25 and Above

Good

19 to 25

Avg

19 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to UW Green Bay is 22. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into UW Green Bay. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

UW Green Bay SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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UW Green Bay Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$15,468

In State

$27,315

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$6,298
$18,145
Fees
$1,580
$1,580
Housing
$6,790
$6,790
Books
$800
$800

Student Life

Wondering what life at UW Green Bay is like? There are approximately 9,041 students enrolled at UW Green Bay, including 8,661 undergraduate students and 380 graduate students. 55% percent of students attend school full-time.

55%

Full Time

45%

Part Time

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

9,041

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

79%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$7,878

Out-of-State

$19,725

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 4
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