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Total Enrollment 24,565
Undergraduate 20,056
Graduate 4,509
Men 10,881
Women 13,684

UWM Student Population

There are 24,565 students including 20,056 undergraduate and 4,509 graduate students at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 19,265 full-time and 5,300 part-time students with gender distribution of 10,881 male and 13,684 female students. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 10,987 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has a total enrollment of 24,565 with a gender distribution of 44.29% male (10,881 students) and 55.71% female (13,684 students). There are 9,137 male and 10,919 female students in undergraduate school and 1,744 male and 2,765 female students are attending graduate school at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Student Population By Gender
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
TotalMenWomen
Total24,56510,88113,684
Undergraduate20,0569,13710,919
Graduate4,5091,7442,765
Full-time19,2658,59310,672
Part-time5,3002,2883,012
[Chart] University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has 19,265 full-time and 5,300 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 16,620 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 3,436 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 2,645 students are full-time and 1,864 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total24,56519,2655,300
Undergraduate20,05616,6203,436
Graduate4,5092,6451,864
Men10,8818,5932,288
Women13,68410,6723,012
[Chart] University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 10,987 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 12,077 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 24,565 students. In undergraduate schools, 19,368 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 3,696 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total24,56520,0564,509
Online Exclusively10,9878,8382,149
In Some Online Classes12,07710,5301,547
Not In Online Classes1,501688813
[Chart] University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. There are 82 American Indian/Native American, 16,192 White, 1,602 Black/African American, 1,597 Asian, 2,913 Hispanic, 23 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 470 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
TotalMenWomen
Total24,56510,88113,684
American Indian/Native American822953
Asian1,597741856
Black/African American1,6025811,021
Hispanic2,9131,2701,643
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander231310
White16,1927,1869,006
Two More1,010411599
Race Un-Known1285969
[Chart] University of Wisconsin-MilwaukeeRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Age Distribution
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total24,56520,0564,509
Under 184794790
Age 18-195,8625,8620
Age 20-216,3006,26931
Age 22-245,0743,9951,079
Age 25-293,2941,8071,487
Age 30-341,564722842
Age 35-39860397463
Age 40-49748346402
Age 50-64359168191
Over 64251114
Age Un-Known000
[Chart] University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment