School Overview

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a Public, 4 years college located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. UWM ranked 132nd in National Universities and 15th in Wisconsin Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 23,829 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. UWM's acceptance rate is 88.96% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53211
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is 88.96% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 25.40%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $56 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate88.96 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)25.40 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$56

Tuition & Fees

UWM's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,610 for Wisconsin residents and $21,475 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $12,220 for Wisconsin residents and $25,651 for out-of-students.
Wisconsin ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,610$21,475
Graduate Tuition & Fees$12,220$25,651
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 23,829 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 3,508 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UWM has 19,411 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 4,418 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students23,829
Undergraduate Students19,411
Graduate Students4,418
Online Enrollment3,508

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs258 Programs
Number of online programs3 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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