University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Acceptance Rate 79 %
Tuition & Fees $21,475
Student Population 24,565
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,635
Graduation Rate 46 %

Academic Overview

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Campus, Milwaukee, WI
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a public, four-years institute located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $9,610 for Wisconsin residents and $21,475 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 24,565 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 79% and the graduation rate is 46% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, UWM's tuition & fees is $9,610 for Wisconsin residents and $21,475 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $12,220 for in-state students and $25,651 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Wisconsin ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at UWM. The acceptance rate of UWM is 79% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 44%. The average graduation rate is 46% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,635 and 54% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 24,565 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is 79 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is 46 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is 73 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is 24,565
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is 18 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,635 at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53211
Online Applicationhttps://apply.wisconsin.edu
Financial Aiduwm.edu/onestop/contact/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatoruwm.edu/onestop/finances/net-price-calculator/
Veterans Tuitionuwm.edu/onestop/finances/veterans-services/
Disability Serviceuwm.edu/arc/

Offered Degrees

UWM offers 243 major programs through online and on-site education where 4 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate400
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree793
Post Bachelor's Degree210
Master's Degree631
Post Master's Degree40
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship330
Doctor's degree - professional practice20

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:4,310)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,028)

Veterans Benefits

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges