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Colleges / University of Wisconsin - Parkside

University of Wisconsin - Parkside

Kenosha, WI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate90%

About UW Parkside

University of Wisconsin-Parkside is a public, state university in the suburb of Kenosha, Wisconsin. UW Parkside was founded in 1968. The university currently enrolls around 3,966 students a year, including 3,255 undergraduate students.

UW Parkside Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into UW Parkside. In 2022, UW Parkside accepted 90% of applicants. In 2022, 2,354 students applied to UW Parkside and 2,107 were admitted.

University of Wisconsin-Parkside Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 90%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.2
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 2%

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University of Wisconsin-Parkside is located in the town of Kenosha, Wisconsin, near Chicago and Milwaukee.

If you are interested in seeing UW Parkside for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 94 to Kenosha, or book a flight to the nearest airport, General Mitchell International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what University of Wisconsin-Parkside and Kenosha are like without leaving home.

College Info

900 Wood Road, P.O. Box 2000 Kenosha, WI 53141-2000

Campus Setting: Suburban

UW Parkside Application Deadline

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UW Parkside is Continuous processing.

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

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Wondering what life at UW Parkside is like? There are approximately 3,966 students enrolled at UW Parkside, including 3,255 undergraduate students and 711 graduate students. 74% percent of students attend school full-time, 84% percent are from WI and 16% percent of students are from other states.


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