1 University Plaza Platteville, WI 53818 608-342-1125
About University of Wisconsin-Platteville
  • Year of Foundation 1866
  • Size of Campus 820 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,775
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 38% 62% 10%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,277 In state, $14,323 Out of state
  • Room and Board $4,654
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $35
  • Enrollment No. 5,631
University of Wisconsin–Platteville (also known as UW–Platteville) is a public university located in Platteville, Wisconsin, United States. Part of the University of Wisconsin System, it offers both bachelor and master degrees. The university has three colleges that serve over 7,000 students on-campus and an additional 3,000 students through its five distance education programs. Contents.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Pi Mu, Alpha Zeta, Beta Alpha, Chi Epsilon, Eta Kappa Nu, Kappa Delta Pi, National Residence Hall Honorary (NRHH), Omicron Delta Epsilon, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia - Fraternity, Pi Gamma Mu, Pi Tau Sigma,
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 5
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Lutheran Campus Ministry, Lutheran Student Fellowship, Lutheran Student Movement, Newman Club, United Campus Ministry, Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Chur
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 2%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Club, Black Student Union, InterTribal Council, Hmong Club, Student Organization of Latinos, International Student Organization
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 9
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 8
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, International Student Night, Ebony Weekend, Performing Arts Series, Hmong Thanksgiving Dinner, Pow Wow
  • Number of students in fraternities 9
  • Percent students who are frat members 3%
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus N/A
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Madison, WI (75), Dubuque, IA (25)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 90%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • 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 39%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 3%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 7%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, men's dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 9
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 363,432
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Microforms 1,020,643
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 100
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,993
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 80
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 20
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Museums The Southwest Wisconsin Room is housed within our campus library (Karrmann Library). This section of the library contains historical resources and materials from the Southwest Wisconsin region.
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 14,678
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 2,000
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,000
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Dubuque, Iowa)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,448
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 21%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs American Family Insurance, McGladrey & Pullen, Wipfli Young, ADM Alliance Nutrition, John Deere, Wells Fargo Bank, Land O'Lakes, 3M Corporation, John Hancock Financial Services, Covance, Abbot Laboratories, U.S. Forest Service, Aldrich Chemical Company, H
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
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