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Colleges / University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

UW Oshkosh Student Life

UW Oshkosh is on a 192-acre campus in a suburban setting in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, not far from Milwaukee. UW Oshkosh has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

UW Oshkosh also has fraternities and sororities..

Does UW Oshkosh Offer Student Housing?

UW Oshkosh offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most UW Oshkosh students live off campus. In 2021, 34.4% of undergrads at UW Oshkosh lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 66.9% of students lived off-campus or commuted to UW Oshkosh.

UW Oshkosh offers coed housing and .

UW Oshkosh Athletics

At UW Oshkosh there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at UW Oshkosh:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Riflery NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Track And Field NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Basketball NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Soccer NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Tennis NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3

Is UW Oshkosh Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The UW Oshkosh campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

UW Oshkosh offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Additionally, UW Oshkosh has 1.

Plan a Visit to UW Oshkosh

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to UW Oshkosh, take Highway 41 to Oshkosh, WI. If you need to fly, book your flight to Outagamie County airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Wisconsin you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore UW Oshkosh's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

UW Oshkosh Students

60%

Women

40%

Men

59%

Full Time

41%

Part Time

91%

In State

9%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

82%

6%

4%

3%

3%

1%

0.49%

0.42%

0.14%

Undergraduate Students

12,540

Graduate Students

1,254

Non-Resident / International Students

41

UW Oshkosh Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

13,794

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

75%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$7,694

Out-of-State

$15,268

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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