University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

Oshkosh, WI

Questions and Answers

Abagail P.
14 days ago
What hands on learning does UWO provide to support their elementary education major?
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Hi Abagail, thanks for the question about hands on experiences in our education program. Students may have the opportunity to do an internship ( and our education majors will typically do student teaching. This is the link to our general elementary education site ( and this is the link to information about student teaching, specifically:
Rachel L.
2 months ago
Is there automatic scholarship consideration after my University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh application is accepted?
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Hi Rachel, most if not all of our scholarships are not automatic. Once students are admitted, they can create an account in our scholarship portal called Academic Works. The tool will match students with scholarships they're eligible for. Then students have to proactively pursue these scholarships. Info can be found here:
Rachel L.
2 months ago
What type of research opportunities are there for a University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh biology major?
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Hi Rachel, thanks for the question. One of the big benefits of attending a medium-sized, comprehensive public university like UW Oshkosh is the opportunity to do undergraduate research. We actually have a specific website that talks about student research opportunities specifically in biology here:
Olivia R.
6 months ago
Does University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh offer dining options for students with dietary restrictions?
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Hi Olivia! We do! Our main dining hall is Blackhawk Commons. Our food service colleagues do a superb job assisting students who have various dietary restrictions. We have a specific webpage that talks about special food service accommodations here:
Olivia R.
6 months ago
What resources does the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh offer for students with disabilities?
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Hi Olivia, for information on our accessibility services, please visit our Dean of Students Office website here:

Academic details

ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
22 to 1
Less Selective (71% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

83% White
5% Hispanic
4% Asian
3% Multiracial
2% Black
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Executive Director66k
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Human Resources (HR) Generalist49k
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49.2kAvg. Early Career Pay
82.4kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
52%in High-Meaning careers
10%in STEM careers

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Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$15,189 / year
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