University of Wisconsin - Stout

712 Broadway St S, Menomonie, United States
All photos (0)
  • Total Documents
    8
  • Class Notes
    7
  • Textbook Notes
    0
  • Study Guides
    1
  • Currently Enrolled
    4
  • Previously Enrolled
    1

Overview of University of Wisconsin - Stout

About this school

University of Wisconsin - Stout, founded in 1891, is a public, comprehensive institution. Its 110-acre campus is located in Menomonie, 50 miles east of Minneapolis-St. Paul.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:8,116
    • Men:4,566 (56.3%)
    • Women:3,550 (43.7%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to University of Wisconsin - Stout is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is not required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
-
Science
3
-
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
3
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
4
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
September 1
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
712 South Broadway Street
City, State, Zip
Menomonie, WI  54751
Phone
(715) 232-1411
Fax
(715) 232-1667
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling, notification begins September 1
Accept Offer Of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
86% of 3,267 applicants were admitted
Women
86% of 1,476 applicants were admitted
Men
86% of 1,791 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
2,100 (75%) of 2,809 admitted students enrolled
Women
850 (67%) of 1,267 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,250 (81%) of 1,542 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.20
375 And Above
18%
3.50 - 3.74
18%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
16%
2.50 - 2.99
23%
2.00 - 2.49
9%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
19-25 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
5%
• Score 24 - 29
29%
• Score 18 - 23
55%
• Score 12 - 17
12%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $9,456|Out-of-state: $17,423
  • Room & Board: - $6,744 (65.0839606253619%)
  • Other Expences: - $408 (3.937463810075275%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,210 (30.978575564562824%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


University of Wisconsin - Stout accepts

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 15
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning January 27
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003915
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
1,315 (87.5%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
865 (65.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
840 (97.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
116 (13.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$10,396
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 453 (53.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,047
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 769 (91.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,428
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 348 (41.4%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
98 (6.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,973

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
5,154 (78.7%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
3,714 (72.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,629 (97.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
591 (16.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$11,237
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,058 (56.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,033
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,369 (92.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,450
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 987 (27.2%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
182 (2.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,865

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
73%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$30,409
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
3.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, Bureau of Indian Affairs Grants, GEAR UP Scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Business, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, Home Economics, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
Adult Students, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Previous College Experience, Veterans, Veterans' Children

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,627

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


4-1-4

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


391

Part-Time Faculty


92

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


62%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 9% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 22% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 51% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 14% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 3% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 0% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 6% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 11% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 47% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 33% of discussion sections/labs
  • 40-49 students: - 4% of discussion sections/labs
  • 50-59 students: - 0% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Not accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Not available

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Not reported
Computers Available On Campus
Not Reported
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


University of Wisconsin - Stout provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


68.5%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


24.1%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


48.8%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


Not reported

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (44)


  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Computer and Information Sciences, Other
  • Construction Management
  • Design and Applied Arts, Other
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Digital Arts
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Technology, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
  • Foodservice Systems Administration/Management
  • Graphic Communications, Other
  • Graphic Design
  • Health and Wellness, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Industrial and Product Design
  • Interior Design
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Packaging Science
  • Polymer/Plastics Engineering
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
  • Psychology, General
  • Real Estate
  • Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education
  • Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Science Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Sustainability Studies
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Technical Teacher Education
  • Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Engineering technologies, Visual and performing arts

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science, Professional Science Master's, Master of Science in Education

Master's Programs of Study (25)


  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Psychology
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Conservation Biology
  • Construction Management
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Education--General
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Human Resources Development
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Information Science
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Nutrition
  • Project Management
  • Quality Management
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • School Psychology
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainability Management
  • Technical Communication
  • Telecommunications Management
  • Vocational and Technical Education

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


16,156

Nearest Metropolitan Area


120 acres

Environment


Small town/city

Campus Size


Minneapolis-St. Paul

Weather


Temperature
5.3 average low in January, 79.8 average high in September
Rain
120 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
50 mile(s) from campus in Minneapolis-St. Paul
Nearest Bus Station
Menomonie
Nearest Train Station
-

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


40% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


60%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Not available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
-
School Colors
Navy and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Football
Gymnastics
Ice Hockey
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Football
Gymnastics
Ice Hockey
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
baseball, basketball, football, golf, ice hockey, racquetball, softball, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


University of Wisconsin - Stout offers choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


6,585

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
8,116
Women
3,550
Men
4,566

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 3.5% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.2% Asian
  • 1.9% Black/African-American
  • 0.7% Hispanic/Latino
  • 4.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 88.8% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 0.3% White
  • 0.1% Unknown

International Students


1.9%

Average Age


23

Number of Graduate Students


1,285

Student Resources

Study resources