University of Wisconsin-Stout

712 S Broadway St, Menomonie, WI

University of Wisconsin-Stout rankings and awards


The University of Wisconsin-Stout is a public, 4-year University located in the beautiful historic town of Menomonie, Wisconsin. Students enjoy living in a small, safe community with the amenities of charming downtown Menomonie, just 1 block from campus, but also have easy access to the amenities of a large city, being located just 1 hour from the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area. Our renowned faculty, research opportunities, nationally recognized cooperative education program, and diverse program offerings prepare students well for fields in 6 career cluster areas: Art, Design & Graphics; Business & Management; Education; Science, Engineering & Math; Information Technology & Communications; and Human & Social Sciences. As a polytechnic university, our campus has a long and rich history of immersing students in industry-relevant, hands-on learning. In fact, we have 3 times as many labs as lecture halls, which is partially due to support from industry partners with nationally recognized companies like Target, Thomson Reuters, Sony, and 3M. If you are someone who learns best by doing, then UW-Stout is going to be a great fit – applied learning is what we do best! This type of educational experience is what leads students to find great success upon graduation, with a college-wide employment rate hovering in the 97-98% rate annually. UW-Stout at a Glance: • Wisconsin’s only Polytechnic University (career-focused, hands-on learning) • 45+ undergraduate and 20+ graduate programs • Student enrollment ~8,000 • 150+ student organizations • 1:18 faculty-to-student ratio • Textbooks, Laptop, and various amenities INCLUDED in tuition/fees • Annual Placement Rate between 97-98% (within 6 mo. post-graduation) • 15% average annual rate of return for a UW-Stout degree • First-ever higher education recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige Award

Questions and Answers about University of Wisconsin-Stout

Mackenzie H.
1 year ago
Does UW-Stout offer any cultural clubs or programs for minority students?
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Hi Mackenzie! Yes, UW-Stout offers a few different clubs and organizations for minority students. You can find more information about those at Yoy might also be interested in learning more about our Multicultural Student Services Office, you can find more information at Please let me know if you have any other questions. UW-Stout Admissions
Colton A.
1 year ago
Can I earn my internship credit from a business if I already have been working there for three years?
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Hello Colton! That would be a great question for our career services office on-campus as they are the office that works with our current student population to grant internship credit. Feel free to email them directly at!
Ella B.
1 year ago
What is the average job placement after completing the film major at University of Wisconsin-Stout?
University of Wisconsin-Stout
This is a newer program and does not have annual employment stats yet. You can find the full annual employment report at
Jasmine S.
1 year ago
What locations does University of Wisconsin-Stout frequent in your study abroad program?
University of Wisconsin-Stout
There are quite a few locations our study abroad frequents! You can find more information about those locations and the types of study abroad program options at
Wynter S.
1 year ago
Do you teach classes that would help me reach my goal to become a folklorist?
University of Wisconsin-Stout
We have a program called Applied Social Science which would be an undergraduate degree that could help prepare to apply for a masters program to achieve your goal of becoming a Folklorist! Find more information at
Riley S.
1 year ago
Where can I find the admission requirements for University of Wisconsin-Stout?
University of Wisconsin-Stout
You can find admissions requirement links for each type of student at If you are a first-year incoming student, click on New-First Year Student. If you are a transfer student, click on Transfer Student etc.
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Majors offered at University of Wisconsin-Stout

Biggest majors
Business Administration, Management and Operations
Business Administration, Management and Operations
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services

Academics at University of Wisconsin-Stout

ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
Least Selective (90% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution