University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

1725 State St, La Crosse, WI

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse rankings and awards


The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, home to some of the Midwest's most beautiful landscapes, offers more than just an amazing view to our prospective students. Our renowned faculty, undergraduate research opportunities, and diverse program offerings prepare Eagles to soar into their chosen careers. UWL is a mid-sized school with approximately 10,000 students. Our campus is compact—you can walk from one side to the other in just ten minutes! When you're not studying, you will find much to do in the surrounding area. Many students enjoy camping, hiking, kayaking, biking and just generally exploring the bluffs and rivers that make La Crosse so unique. The city of 52,000 offers all the needed amenities and a thriving downtown.

Questions and Answers about University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Claire O.
11 months ago
Are there any dorms that require 3 roommates?
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11 months ago
Are scholarships available after freshman year?
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11 months ago
How many scholarships can you apply to at once?
Claire O.
11 months ago
What intramural sport clubs are available at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse?
Olivia C.
1 year ago
When exactly do merit based scholarships from UW- La Crosse become released?
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1 year ago
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Majors offered at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Biggest majors
Biology, General
Psychology, General
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education/Fitness

Academics at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
Less Selective (71% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution
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Common careers for University of Wisconsin-La Crosse students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Financial Analyst77k
Software Engineer76k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)76k
Physical Therapist (PT)68k
Human Resources (HR) Manager66k
Account Manager66k
Marketing Coordinator45k
Based on 5,600 student responses
50.7kAvg. Early Career Pay
89.7kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
54%in High-Meaning careers
19%in STEM careers

Net price of attending University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

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Student reviews of University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

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100% of students

Known for

Lots of interesting clubs and activities
Beautiful campus
Safe campus
Awesome study spaces and libraries
Accessible and helpful professors