Dempsey Hall 135, 800 Algoma Boulevard Oshkosh, WI 54901 920-424-0202
http://www.uwosh.edu oshadmuw@uwosh.edu
About University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
  • Year of Foundation 1871
  • Size of Campus 192 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 9,740
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58% 42% 2%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $6,038 In state, $13,610 Out of state
  • Room and Board $5,898
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $44
  • Enrollment No. 10,078
The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh has been providing the residents of northeastern Wisconsin with high-quality affordable education since 1871. Among the largest public universities in the state, UW Oshkosh is committed to providing students with a broad knowledge base and transferable skills as well as a strong sense of values and ethics that prepares them for civic leadership in society. The campus community promotes enrichment and active learning with opportunities for sports and recreation, arts and culture, service learning and career building.
Social Life And Activities
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Lutheran Student Movement, Newman Center, InterVarsity Religious Studies, Student Impact, Titan Christian Fellowship
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 3%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union, Hmong Student Union, American Arabic Organization, Asian Student Association, American Indian Student Association, Internation Student Organization
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of frats N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 6
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Percent students who are frat members 3%
  • Number of honor societies Beta Alpha Psi, Alpha Episilon Rho, Order of Omega, Phi Beta Lambda
  • Number of students in fraternities N/A
  • Number of sororities N/A
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Milwaukee (80), Appleton (20)
  • Distance to nearest train Milwaukee (70)
  • Distance to nearest bus Oshkosh (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 11
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 10%
  • 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 (98%), women's dorms, men's dorms, sorority housing (1%), fraternity housing (1%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 90%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 18%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 34%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
Campus Services
  • Number of e-books 9,925
  • 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 Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 427
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 606,070
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 100
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 730
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 11,779
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 59
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 4,297
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities The library offers electronic indexes, journals and books; electronic reserves; virtual reference service; universal borrowing amng UW System libraries; access to an individual's library record. These services are available on and off campus.
  • Number Of Microforms 1,483,075
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 89
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year 98%
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 16%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 4,350
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities village