Established in 1866, University of Wisconsin-Platteville is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the medium town of Platteville (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Wisconsin. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, University of Wisconsin-Platteville (UWP) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. University of Wisconsin-Platteville (UWP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 156 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 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible 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-Platteville|
|Motto||What College Should Be!
|Colours||Orange and blue|
|Address||1 University Plaza
|Tel||+1 (608) 342 1491|
|Fax||+1 (608) 342 1232|
|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 required
- 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||1 University Plaza
(608) 342 1125
800 362 5515
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, some graduate coexistence|
University of Wisconsin-Platteville's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 184,326 physical volumes, 10,634 physical media, 34,193 digital/electronic medium and 124 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of Wisconsin-Platteville's library has 1 branch.
University of Wisconsin-Platteville provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,474 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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