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Most Favored Wisconsin Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the most favored (higher yield) schools in Wisconsin. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school. University of Wisconsin-Platteville, has the highest yield rate as of 51.64% for academic year 2019-2020 in Wisconsin. University of Wisconsin-Stout is positioned second with 51.43% yield and University of Wisconsin-River Falls follows them with 51%. Next table shows the schools that have high yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest yield rates in Wisconsin.
Most Favored Wisconsin Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Public, 4 or more yearsPlatteville, WI
51.64% 3,410 2,893 1,494 84.84%
2University of Wisconsin-Stout
Public, 4 or more yearsMenomonie, WI
51.43% 3,202 2,899 1,491 90.54%
3University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Public, 4 or more yearsRiver Falls, WI
51.37% 2,969 2,342 1,203 78.88%
4University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Public, 4 or more yearsGreen Bay, WI
48.64% 3,246 2,767 1,346 85.24%
5University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Public, 4 or more yearsEau Claire, WI
47.44% 6,283 5,129 2,433 81.63%
6University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Public, 4 or more yearsLa Crosse, WI
46.22% 6,529 4,766 2,203 73.00%
7University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Public, 4 or more yearsWhitewater, WI
44.40% 6,046 4,772 2,119 78.93%
8University of Wisconsin-Parkside
Public, 4 or more yearsKenosha, WI
44.24% 2,256 1,485 657 65.82%
9University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Public, 4 or more yearsMilwaukee, WI
43.56% 11,273 8,632 3,760 76.57%
10University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Public, 4 or more yearsStevens Point, WI
43.23% 4,185 3,537 1,529 84.52%