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Colleges / University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Whitewater, WI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate95%

About UW Whitewater

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is a public, state university in the suburb of Whitewater, Wisconsin. UW Whitewater was founded in 1868. The university enrolls around 11,460 students a year, including 9,765 undergraduates.

UW Whitewater Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into UW Whitewater. Around 95% of applicants get into UW Whitewater each year. In 2022, 7,826 students applied to UW Whitewater and 7,409 were admitted.

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 95%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional Yes

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University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is located in the town of Whitewater, Wisconsin, in the suburbs of Milwaukee.

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800 West Main Street Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

Campus Setting: Suburban

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Wondering what life at UW Whitewater is like? There are approximately 11,460 students enrolled at UW Whitewater, including 9,765 undergraduate students and 1,695 graduate students. 86% 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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