Founded in 1968, University of Wisconsin-Parkside is a non-profit public state liberal arts higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Kenosha (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Wisconsin. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, University of Wisconsin-Parkside (UWP) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. University of Wisconsin-Parkside (UWP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 52 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UWP also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||University of Wisconsin-Parkside|
|Colours||Green, black and white|
|Address||900 Wood Road
|Tel||+1 (262) 595 2345|
|Fax||+1 (414) 595 2202|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||PO Box 2000
(262) 595 2355
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities II|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, some graduate coexistence|
University of Wisconsin-Parkside's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 230,989 physical volumes, 8,761 physical media, 63,802 digital/electronic medium and 268 licensed digital/electronic databases.
University of Wisconsin-Parkside provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 810 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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