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University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Green Bay, WI

At A Glance

Main Address

2420 Nicolet Dr Rm 1929

Green Bay, WI 54311-7003

www.uwgb.edu

Admission Office

2420 Nicolet Drive

Green Bay, WI 54311-7001

(920) 465-2111

Fax : (920) 465-5754

admissions@uwgb.edu

Contact : Jen Jones

Director of Admissions

Type of School

Medium

Public

university

4-year school

Coed

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

College Board Code: 1859

Quick Facts

Percentage of students graduating within 6 years : 50.0%

Total undergraduates : 8,661

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 1,417

Percentage of financial need met (average) : 78.0%

Average financial aid package : $10,252.00

In-State Tuition : $7,878.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $15,728.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Associate

Bachelor's

Master's

Setting

Small City (50-250k)

Suburban

Residential campus

Deadlines

Admission

Application rolling begin : Aug 1

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : Aug 1

SAT subject score report due : Aug 25

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Jan 15

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Associate, Bachelor's, Master's degrees

Graduating in 6 years : 50.0%

Returning for sophomore year : 73.0%

Accreditation and Associations

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

Most Popular Majors

Bachelor's
Business/Marketing : 18.0%
Interdisciplinary Studies : 14.0%
Liberal Arts : 13.0%
Health Professions : 10.0%
Psychology : 8.0%
Visual and Performing Arts : 6.0%

Associates
Liberal Arts : 100.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies
American Indian/Native American Studies B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General B

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting B
Business Administration and Management, General B
Management Science M

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Science B
Information Science/Studies B

Education
Education, General M
Elementary Education and Teaching B
Music Teacher Education B

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician B
Environmental/Environmental Engineering Technology/Technician B
Mechanical/Mechanical Engineering Technology/Technician B

English Language, Literature & Letters
English Language and Literature, General B

Foreign Language, Literatures & Linguistics
French Language and Literature B
German Language and Literature B
Spanish Language and Literature B

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator B
Health and Wellness, General M
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse B M

History
History, General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies B
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A B

Mathematics & Statistics
Mathematics, General B

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences B
Computational Science M
Sustainability Studies M

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B
Environmental/Natural Resources Management and Policy, General M

Philosophy & Religious Studies
Philosophy B

Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General B
Physics, General B

Psychology
Psychology, General B

Public Administration & Social Services
Public Administration B
Social Work B M

Social Sciences
Economics, General B
Political Science and Government, General B
Urban Studies/Affairs B

Visual & Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General B
Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, General B
Design and Visual Communications, General B
Drama and Dramatics/Theater Arts, General B
Music Performance, General B
Music, General B

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Double Major

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Visiting/Exchange Student Program

External Degree Program

Independent Study

Internships

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Student-Designed Major

Teacher Certification

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Extended Class Availability

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

600 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Dorms, Libraries, Student Center

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Computer repair service available on campus

Wireless network available

Where Graduates Go

Within one year of receiving their bachelor’s degree:

Law : 2.0%

Business : 5.0%

Medical : 3.0%

Other : 15.0%

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Medium-sized

Unique Facilities : natural history museum, herbarium, 290-acre arboretum, performing arts center

Geographic Location : 80 miles from Milwaukee.

Small City

Suburban

Residential Campus

Total undergraduates : 8,661

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 1,417

Degree-seeking undergrads : 6,692

Graduate enrollment : 380

Student General Information

All students average age : 25

Full time students average age : 22

In state students : 91.0%

Out of state students : 9.0%

Part Time students : 29.0%

Percentage of males : 37.0%

Percentage of females : 63.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 4.0%

American Indian/Alaskan Native : 1.0%

Black African American : 2.0%

Asian : 4.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 7.0%

White : 80.0%

Non-Resident Alien : 1.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

1.0% Men who Join Fraternities

1.0% Women who Join Sororities

Student Newspaper : Fourth Estate

Student Newspaper URL : www.fourthestatenewspaper.com/

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 75.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 36.0%

Housing Options

Apartments For Single Students

Wellness Housing (alcohol/drug/smoke-free)

Coed Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $225.00

Housing deposit is refundable in full if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Phoenix

Sport Member : NCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Intramural

Club

Scholarship

NCAA Division I

Counseling And Wellness

Alcohol/substance abuse counseling

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

Health services

Minority students services

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Veteran's counselor

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Pre-admission summer program

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

Y

Dance Activity

Y

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

Y

Fraternities

Y

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

Y

Jazz Band

Y

Literary Magazine

Y

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

Y

Music Ensembles

Y

Musical Theater

Y

Opera

N

Pep Band

Y

Radio Station

Y

Sororities

Y

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

Y

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's NCAA Division I

Women's NCAA Division I

Bowling

Men's Club

Women's Club

Cheerleading

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Cross-Country

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's NCAA Division I

Women's NCAA Division I

Diving

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Football(non-tackle)

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Golf

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's NCAA Division I

Women's NCAA Division I

Racquetball

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Rugby

Men's Club

Sailing

Men's Club

Women's Club

Skiing

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's Club

Women's Club

Men's NCAA Division I

Women's NCAA Division I

Soccer

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's NCAA Division I

Women's NCAA Division I

Softball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Women's NCAA Division I

Swimming

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's NCAA Division I

Women's NCAA Division I

Tennis

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's NCAA Division I

Women's NCAA Division I

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Women's NCAA Division I

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $50.00

Application fee notes: Paper/Online

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Total applicants : 3,222

Admitted : 2,532

Enrolled : 1,330

Less selective 79.0% of applicants admitted

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

Very Important

Academic GPA

Extracurricular Activities

Rigor of secondary school record

Standardized Test Scores

Important

Level of Applicant's Interest

Considered

Application Essay

Character/Personal Qualities

Interview

Racial/Ethnic Status

Recommendations

Talent/Ability

Volunteer Work

Work Experience

Test Policies for Admission Decisions

Required for some: SAT or ACT

Test Policies for placement

ACT

AP

CLEP

State test(s) : Wisconsin Placement Tests for Math (WMPT)

SAT score use policy

Single Highest Test Date

Additional requirements for home-schooled students

Special requirements for home-schooled applicants:

(in addition to any polices listed)

Transcript/record of courses and grades

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

17 ACT, 2.25 GPA and extracurricular or community involvement important. Priority given to students with 23 ACT or 3.25 GPA. Students not meeting standard admission requirements may be considered on individual basis.

High school class rank of incoming freshmen

Top Tenth : 42.0%

Top Quarter : 68.0%

Top Half : 90.0%

Bottom Half : 10.0%

GPAs of incoming freshmen

3.5 - 3.74 : 15.0%

3.25 - 3.49 : 3.0%

3.00 - 3.24 : 11.0%

2.50 - 2.99 : 8.0%

2.00 - 2.49 : 7.0%

1.00 - 1.99 : 1.0%

ACT Composite

30 - 36 : 3.0%

24 - 29 : 24.0%

18 - 23 : 53.0%

12 - 17 : 20.0%

ACT Math

30 - 36 : 3.0%

24 - 29 : 29.0%

18 - 23 : 37.0%

12 - 17 : 31.0%

ACT English

30 - 36 : 5.0%

24 - 29 : 19.0%

18 - 23 : 43.0%

12 - 17 : 29.0%

6 - 11 : 4.0%

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : No

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : Yes

From the college: https://www.uwgb.edu/otsa/credit-for-prior-learning/advanced-placement-(ap)-program/

High school Coursework

High School diploma required, GED accepted

Course Name

Required

Recommended

English

4

0

Math

3

0

Science

3

0

Science Lab

1

0

Social Studies

3

0

Foreign Language

0

2

Academic Electives

4

0

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : 92.0%

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

19 - 25


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits (By semester credits)

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

3

3

--

All

3-D Art and Design

3

3

--

All

Art History

3

6

Art 102 and 103

All

Biology

3

4

Biology 202 & 201

All

Calculus AB

3

4

Mathematics 202

All

Calculus BC

3

8

Mathematics 202, 203

All

Chemistry

3

10

Chemistry 211/213 & Chem 212/14

All

Chinese Language and Culture

3

3

--

All

Comparative Government and Politics

3

3

Political Science 100

All

Computer Science A

3

4

COMP SCI 256

All

Computer Science Principles

3

4

--

All

Drawing

3

3

Art 105

All

English Language and Composition

3

3

English Composition 100

All

4

6

English Composition 100, 105

All

English Literature and Composition

3

3

English 104

All

4

6

English Composition 100, English 104

All

Environmental Science

3

3

Environmental Science 102

All

European History

3

3

History Elective

All

4

6

Humanistic Studies 102 & History Elective

All

French Language and Culture

3

3

French 201

All

4

3

French 202

All

5

3

French 225

All

German Language and Culture

3

3

German 201

All

4

3

German 202

All

5

3

German 225

All

Human Geography

3

3

GEOG 210

All

Italian Language and Culture

3

4

Italian 102

All

Japanese Language and Culture

3

4

Japanese 101

All

4

4

Japanese 102

All

5

4

Japanese 203

All

Latin

3

3

--

All

Macroeconomics

3

1.5

--

All

4

3

Economics 202

All

Microeconomics

3

1.5

--

All

4

3

Economics 203

All

Music Theory

3

4

Music 115 & 151

All

Physics 1

3

5

--

All

4

5

Physics 103

All

Physics 2

3

5

--

All

4

5

Physics 104

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

5

--

All

4

5

Physics 202

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

5

--

All

4

5

Physics 201

All

Psychology

3

3

Psychology 102

All

Research

3

3

--

All

Seminar

3

3

ENG COMP 105

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

3

Spanish 201

All

4

3

Spanish 202

All

5

3

Spanish 225

All

Spanish Literature and Culture

3

3

--

All

Statistics

3

4

Mathematics 260

All

United States Government and Politics

3

3

Political Science 101

All

United States History

3

3

--

All

4

6

History 205 & 206

All

World History: Modern

3

3

--

All

4

6

Humanistic Studies 103 & 104

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

50

3

American Literature

50

6

Analyzing and Interpreting Literature

50

3

Biology

50

4

Calculus with Elementary Functions

50

4

Chemistry

50

10

College Algebra

50

3

College Composition

50

3

College Mathematics

75

3

English Literature

50

6

Financial Accounting

50

4

French I

50

8

German I

50

8

History of United States I

50

3

History of United States II

50

3

Human Growth and Development

50

3

Humanities

50

6

Introduction to Educational Psychology

50

3

Introductory Business Law

50

3

Introductory Psychology

50

3

Introductory Sociology

50

3

Natural Science

50

6

Pre Calculus

50

4

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3

Principles of Management

50

3

Principles of Marketing

50

3

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3

Social Sciences and History

50

6

Spanish I

50

8

Western Civilization I

50

3

Western Civilization II

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% of scholarship / grants : 42.0%

% of loans / jobs : 58.0%

% of freshmen with need who received financial aid : 97.0%

% Applied for need-based aid : 79.0%

% Judged to have need : 75.0%

% that were offered aid : 73.0%

% that had need fully met : 23.0%

% of need met : 78.0%

Average 1st year financial aid package : $10,252.00

Avg non need-based aid : $1,449.00

Avg need-based scholarship or grant award : $6,884.00

Avg need-based loan : $4,663.00

Avg indebtedness at graduation : $24,668.00

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Jan 15

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : James Rohan

Financial aid office phone : (920) 465-2075

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $328.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $670.00

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Art

Athletics

Leadership

Music/Drama

State/District Residency

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

Comprehensive Fee (tuition, fees, room and board):

--

--

--

Books and supplies:

$800.00

$800.00

$800.00

Estimated personal expenses:

$2,370.00

$2,370.00

$1,564.00

Transportation expenses:

$980.00

$980.00

$980.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$4,150.00

$4,150.00

$3,344.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$4,150.00

$4,150.00

$3,344.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


Athletic Scholarship Opportunities

Sport

Male

Female

Basketball

Available

Available

Cross-Country

Available

Available

Diving

Available

Available

Golf

Available

Available

Skiing

Available

Available

Soccer

Available

Available

Softball

Available

Swimming

Available

Available

Tennis

Available

Available

Volleyball

Available

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: 15

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 1

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: --

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 31

Admission Requirements (Required)

College Transcript(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Students who applied for transfer from 2 year schools: 60.0%

Students who applied for transfer from 4 year schools: 40.0%

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Winter

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Junior

Senior

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

Special Requirements

Priority given to sophomore standing applicants with GPA of 2.5. Others above 2.0 minimum admitted from waiting list if space permits. High school and college transcripts required from applicants with fewer than 15 transferable credits. Applicants with less than 2.0 GPA and those not in good standing must submit letter of appeal. Students below 2.5 are routinely waitlisted.

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $50.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $15,728.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $6,790.00

Room & Board(off-campus): $7,306.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $670.00

Financial Aid

International students eligible for non-need based aid

Total Amount Awarded: $636,959.00

Number of enrolled international undergraduates received aid: 59

Non-resident aliens must submit the following financial aid forms:

Foreign Student Certification of Finances

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: 75

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

Special International Student Orientation Program

International Student Adviser

English as a Second Language Program On Campus for International Students