UWP: About UW-Platteville

About UW-Platteville

Quick Facts, Fall 2018

  • Founded: 1866
  • Campus: 821 acres
    • 400-acre education/research farm
    • 20 academic/services buildings
    • 13 residential facilities
  • Undergraduate programs:
    • 41 Majors
    • 66 Minors
    • 17 Pre-Professional
  • Graduate programs: 2
  • Online programs:
    • 2 undergraduate
    • 5 graduate

  • Total enrollment: 7,979*
    • Undergraduate: 7,170
    • Graduate: 809
  • Student/faculty ratio: 20:1
  • Average class size: 25
  • Freshman to sophomore retention rate: 77%
  • Student clubs and organizations: 200+

*All data is from the 10th Day Enrollment Reports in the UW-Platteville Business Intelligence environment. Data reported is based on enrollment as of the 10th day of term with the exception of students enrolled solely in print-based distance learning courses.