University of Wisconsin - Superior is a public university that has a large number of majors available for students to choose from. The school is located in Superior, WI, in a predominantly suburban area. Nearly 2,900 students enroll at University of Wisconsin - Superior yearly.
Areas of study available at University of Wisconsin - Superior include:
- Communications And Journalism
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Interdisciplinary Studies
The admissions process will begin with the submission of an application, transcripts, and standardized test scores, which are then evaluated by the admissions committee. Most students admitted to University of Wisconsin - Superior score in-between 20 - 24 on the ACT. This school has an admissions rate of around 89 percent of which only 44 percent decided to attend. More information from the admissions office can be found at uwsuper.edu.
Tuition & fees at University of Wisconsin - Superior vary for in-state and nonresidents. In-state tuition costs close to $8,300 per year and out-of-state tuition costing $17,000 per year. Housing is available for students, and generally costs about $3,500 each year. Financial aid may be provided to students that meet the necessary requirements by way of grants or student loans.
The University of Wisconsin - Superior "Yellow Jackets" have a number of intercollegiate athletic programs through participation in the NCAA. Athletic programs available include:
- Baseball (NCAA Division III)
- Basketball (NCAA Division III)
- Ice Hockey (NCAA Division III)
- Soccer (NCAA Division III)
- Softball (NCAA Division III)
Students may take a look at the school's http://www.uwsuper.edu to see additional information.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admission details below may provide a better idea of the candidates University of Wisconsin – Superior accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
The total student enrollment at University of Wisconsin – Superior is about 2,500. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 15% enrolling as graduate students and 95% as undergraduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $11,200. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $44 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are:
- State Residents: $6,500-$7,800
- Out-of-State: $14,000-$16,930
- Charges for part-time students are:
- In-State: $270-$330 per unit
- Out-of-State: $590-$710 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||84%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||68%||$4,526|
|Receiving Student Loans||63%||$6,787|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, University of Wisconsin – Superior may offer services including:
- Distance learning
- Remedial courses
- Counseling assistance
- Work study style employment
- Assistance to find work
- Day care
The overall graduation rate of University of Wisconsin – Superior is approximately 41%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||14%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||22%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||5%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Music Program
- * Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation (since 1983)
University of Wisconsin – Superior is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division III (without football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Wisconsin Intercollegiate Ath Conf)
- Basketball (Wisconsin Intercollegiate Ath Conf)
- Ice Hockey
- Track and Field, Indoor
- Track and Field, Outdoor
- Track and Field, X-Country
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by University of Wisconsin – Superior by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Public Administration and Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
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