PO Box 749, Milwaukee, WI 53201 414-229-2222
http://www4.uwm.edu uwmlook@uwm.edu
About University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • Year of Foundation 1956
  • Size of Campus 93 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 22,916
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 50% 50% 1.7% OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 6,860 in-state, 16,432 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $44
  • Enrollment No. 23,553
UWM offers a uniquely relevant learning experience, educating more Wisconsin residents than any university in the world and recruiting a growing population of international students and faculty. They share the motivation to learn and to excel, and the talent to nurture their ideas and contribute to the global economy. Each student arrives at UWM with a unique perspective and an approach to learning that will be enhanced by a network of support services and learning opportunities available nowhere else in America.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 2
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus African Expo & Taste of Africa; Annual Autumn Pow Wow; Annual Habitat for Humanity Sleep-out; Asian Awareness Week; Battle of the Bands; Black Greek Expo & Party; Black History Month; Building Unity Conference; Charity Ball; Distinguished Lecture Series; D
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Mortar Board, Phi Eta Sigma, Honors Program Student Association, Pi Theta Epsilon-Rho Chapter, Sigma Delta Pi, National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, Epsilon Iota Chapter, NRHH Panthers Chapter, Eta Sigma Phi, Gamma Gamma Chapter, Psi Chi Tau Beta Pi,
  • Number of students in fraternities 12
  • Number of sororities 9
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Ahmadiyya Muslim Student Association, Apologetics Association, Aquinas Club, Baha'i Club, Campus Crusade for Christ, Catholic Students Newman Association, Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, Chinese Christians on Campus, East S
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Student Association; American Indian Student Association; An Cumann Ceilteach-Celtic Club at UWM; Anime Circle at UWM; Armenian Student Association; Bangladesh Student Assn. at UWM; Black Student Union; Campus Organ
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of frats 12
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train Milwaukee (2)
  • Distance to nearest bus Milwaukee (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Milwaukee (12)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 50%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 80%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 19%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 12%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 6%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 25%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (80%), apartment for single students (17%), special housing for disabled students (3%)
Campus Services
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 24
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 208,465
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 484
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, veteran student, academic, older student, birth control
  • Museums Institute of Visual Arts - contemporary visual artUnion Art GalleryGreene Museum
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 1,772,471
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities In addition to the general and interdisciplinary collections, the holdings of the nationally renowned American Geographical Society Library (AGSL), the Curriculum Library, Music Library and the Multimedia Library all reside within the Golda Meir Library Bu
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Subscriptions 6,394
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 22
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 2,400
  • Number of e-books 15,511
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 1,255
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 2,088,025
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Marquette University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interview training
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Marquette University)
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A