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University of Wisconsin-River Falls

River Falls, WI
University Website: www.uwrf.edu
Apply Online: https://apply.wisconsin.edu/
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The University of Wisconsin–River Falls (also known as UW–River Falls or UWRF) is a liberal arts university located in the St. Croix River valley 25 miles from the Twin Cities in River Falls, Wisconsin. The 226-acre (91 ha) campus is notable for its recreational opportunities and is situated on the scenic Kinnickinnic River tributary, a Class I trout stream. The university contains 32 major buildings, including 10 residence halls and two additional laboratory farms with a total of 440 acres (178 ha) of land.

UWRF is a member of the University of Wisconsin System and the American Association of State Colleges and Universities with an enrollment of over 6,900 students in more than 40 undergraduate and graduate programs. Also a member of the American Council of Education Internationalization Laboratory, UWRF provides several global studies and study abroad programs. The university has devoted itself to sustainability by creating the St. Croix Institute for Sustainable Community Development.

Athletic programs at UWRF compete in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) in all sports except men's and women's ice hockey, currently members of the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association. The men's ice hockey team has won three national championships.

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  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $13,643.00 avg tuition

410 S 3rd St
River Falls, WI 54022-5001
(715) 425-3913

Apply online Admissions:
www.uwrf.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.uwrf.edu/financial-assistance/

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Wisconsin-River Falls

Statistics:
Applied 2,749
Admitted 2,468 90%
Enrolled total 1,245
Full Time: 1,230
Part Time 15
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 20 24
ACT English 19 24
ACT Math 19 24
ACT Writing 6 8
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 72%
4-year graduation rate 25%
6-year graduation rate 55%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Wisconsin-River Falls

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $6,070.00 $6,070.00 $13,643.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,207.00 $1,207.00 $1,207.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $253.00 $253.00 $568.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $7,312.00 $7,312.00 $16,771.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,063.00 $1,063.00 $1,063.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $406.00 $406.00 $932.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $5,715.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $3,100.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $44.00
Graduate Application Fee $56.00
Books and Supplies $330.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 82%
Percent receiving grant aid 52%
Avg amount of grant aid $3,817.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 71%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,550.00

University of Wisconsin-River Falls

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations X
Agricultural Mechanization, General X
Agriculture, General X
Agronomy and Crop Science X
Animal Sciences, General X
Dairy Science X
Food Science X
Horticultural Science X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Biotechnology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
EDUCATION
Agricultural Teacher Education X X
Art Teacher Education X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Reading Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor X X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General X X
HISTORY
History, General X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X
International/Global Studies X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Land Use Planning and Management/Development X
Natural Resources/Conservation, General X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
School Psychology X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics, General X
Geography X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Music, General X

University of Wisconsin-River Falls Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Infant Welfare Circle - F.J. Sensenbrenner Scholarship $2,500 March 01, 2017

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