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Tightest Wisconsin Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Wisconsin colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. University of Wisconsin-Madison has the lowest acceptance rate as of 54.41% for academic year 2019-2020 in Wisconsin. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Wisconsin.
Tightest Wisconsin Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1University of Wisconsin-Madison
Public, 4 or more yearsMadison, WI
54.41%43,89623,8867,55031.61%
2University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Public, 4 or more yearsLa Crosse, WI
73%6,5294,7662,20346.22%
3University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Public, 4 or more yearsOshkosh, WI
76.33%6,6305,0612,16542.78%
4University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Public, 4 or more yearsMilwaukee, WI
76.57%11,2738,6323,76043.56%
5University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Public, 4 or more yearsRiver Falls, WI
78.88%2,9692,3421,20351.37%
6University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Public, 4 or more yearsWhitewater, WI
78.93%6,0464,7722,11944.40%
7University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Public, 4 or more yearsEau Claire, WI
81.63%6,2835,1292,43347.44%
8Marquette University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMilwaukee, WI
82.96%15,07812,5091,97715.80%
9University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Public, 4 or more yearsGreen Bay, WI
85.24%3,2462,7671,34648.64%
10University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Public, 4 or more yearsStevens Point, WI
84.52%4,1853,5371,52943.23%