University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

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University of Wisconsin-Whitewater



In-state Tuition

$5,518 / year

Out-of-state Tuition

$13,701 / year

Room and Board

$N/A

Application deadline

Rolling

Application fee

$35




Educational Resources

Libraries

has bibliographic instruction lab with hands-on facility, group study rooms with A/V set up and computer capabilities.

  • Member of library consortia.
  • 670,308 books, serial backfiles, and other material including government documents.
  • 4,078 current serial subscriptions.
  • 1,240,402 microforms.
  • 18,868 Audio/Visual items.
  • 23,199 e-books.

Museums & Art

Crossman Art Gallery, Irvin L. Young Performing Arts Center

Computing

Requirements

  • Students are not required to take a computer course.
  • Students are not required to own or lease a computer.
  • Recommended computer operating system: Microsoft

Campus Resources

  • 1,300 computers for student use in locations such as computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • 10 Internet connections in libraries.
  • 60 Internet connections in classrooms.
  • 50 Internet connections in Laboratories.
  • 100 Internet connections elsewhere on campus.

Student accommodations

  • Email accounts are available to all students.
  • Internet access is available to all students.
  • Student web-pages are permitted.
  • Online class registration is available.
  • 100% of college-owned hosting units are available for internet access.

Wireless Internet Hotspots

  • Wifi is available in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Campus wireless internet hotspots are not available.
  • Approximately 3,000 students can be on the network at once.

Services

Basic

nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, other

Remedial

reading, math, writing, study skills, other

Counseling

minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious, other

Career

co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training

Campus Safety

24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Campus Life

Housing

Overview

  • The school offers housing for students.
  • 40% of students live in school housing.
  • The school will provide assistance for off-campus housing

Types of housing available

  • 9% of housing units are Singles.
  • 91% of housing units are Doubles.
  • In total, there are 14 housing buildings.

Room Accessories

  • 14% of rooms are equipped with sprinkler systems.
  • 100% of rooms are equipped with fire alarms.
  • 100% are equipped with high-speed internet connections.

Extracurricular

  • 35% of students remain on campus over the weekends, on average.
  • Alcohol is permitted on campus.
  • Popular events on campus: Homecoming, Warhawk Welcome Celebration, Battle of the Bands, Cinco do Mayo Celebration, Martin Luther King, Jr. , Commemorative Event, Commencement, Founders Day, Summer on the Mall, Cesar Chavez Celebration, Family Fest.
  • Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station
  • In total, there are about 170 organizations on campus.
  • Honor societies: Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Beta Beta, Beta Gamma Sigma, Chi Sigma Iota, Gamma Theta Upsilon, Golden Key, Honors Student Association, Kappa Delta Pi, Mu Kappa Tau, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Eta Sigma, Pi Omega Pi, PreMedical Honor Society, Sigma Delta Pi, Sigma Iota Epsilon, Sigma Tau Delta, Theta Alpha Phi, Order of Omega
  • Religious organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Alpha Omega; Baha-i; Campus Crusade for Christ; Catholic Student Coalition; Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship; Diamond Way Buddist Group; Intervarsity Christian Fellowship; Jewish Student Organization; Lutheran-Episcopal Student Movement; Muslim American Student Association; Navigators; United Methodist Ministry; WELS Campus Ministry; One God Apostolic Students Interest in Studying the Bible;
  • International organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Arabic Club, Black Student Union, German Club, International Student Association, Japanese Anime and Cultural Society, Latinos Unidos, Muslim American Student Association, Native American Student Association, Southeast Asian Organization, Thai Student Association, TiFu Cultural Ensemble
  • Other organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) 46 Academic Groups, 6 governing groups, 15 greek groups, 3 political groups, 29 recreation/club sport groups, 9 service groups, 15 special interest groups
  • Student papers: (Appears as submitted by school) Royal Purple (weekly)

Travel

  • Nearest airport(s) (distance in miles): Milwaukee, Wisconsin (50), Madison, Wisconsin (40)
  • Nearest train(s) (distance in miles): Milwaukee, Wisconsin (50)
  • Nearest bus-station(s) (distance in miles): Whitewater, Wisconsin
  • Public transportation does not serve the campus.
  • All students are permitted to have cars on campus.
  • 51% of students have a car on campus

Employment

  • School employment is available.
  • 26% of undergrads are employed with average earnings of 1,530
  • Freshman are not discouraged from working.

Greek Life

  • There are 6 fraternities
  • 4 fraternity houses
  • 4% of students are fraternity members
  • There are 8 sororities
  • 3 sorority houses
  • 4% of students are sorority members.

ROTC

  • Army ROTC: Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC: Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC: Offered on campus
  • Additional Policies

    class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited

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