University of Wisconsin-Platteville Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in Platteville, WI, University of Wisconsin-Platteville is one of the best universities in the state of Wisconsin. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of Wisconsin-Platteville in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is University of Wisconsin-Platteville.

1 University Plaza Platteville, WI 53818
Phone: (715) 608-1125
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Rankings: University of Wisconsin–Platteville

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.6
Graduation and retention ranking: 65
Average freshman retention rate: 75.8%
6-year graduation rate: 51.8%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 97
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 31.5%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 5.8%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 26:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 91.3%
Student selectivity ranking: 96
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 20-25
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 8%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 33%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 84.6%
Financial resources rank: 99
Alumni giving rank: 22
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 17.5%

Essential Facts: University of Wisconsin–Platteville

  • The University of Wisconsin-Platteville provides parking on university property and administers the enforcement of parking regulations through the University Police Department.
  • University of Wisconsin – Platteville was awarded 34 badges in the 2021 rankings. UW – Platteville landed the #913 spot in College Factual’s 2021 ranking of best overall colleges in the United States.
  • Originally founded as the state’s first teacher preparatory academy, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville is a 4-year public school and part of the UW System.

University of Wisconsin-Platteville History

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General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 41%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: N/A
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: N/A
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: N/A
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: N/A
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station