University of Wisconsin - La Crosse

1,229 reviews
  1. La Crosse, WI
  2. 4 Year
B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Value
    B+
  3. Diversity
    C
  4. Campus
    B
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    A+
  7. Professors
    C+
  8. Location
    A
  9. Dorms
    A
  10. Campus Food
    C+
  11. Student Life
    A
  12. Safety
    B+
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Address
1725 State St
La Crosse, WI 54601
Website

University of Wisconsin - La Crosse Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
76%
SAT Range
Data not available
ACT Range
23-27
Application Fee
$44
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Application Website

Cost

Net Price
$12,745/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $9,225/ year
  • $30-48k
    $11,135/ year
  • $49-75k
    $14,760/ year
  • $76-110k
    $17,282/ year
  • $110k+
    $17,489/ year

Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
79%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.43 responses
48%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.42 responses
74%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.42 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
9,292Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
21%
Varsity Athletes
6%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 20 responses
Report
  • Athletic
    45%
  • Dedicated and motivated
    35%
  • Tired
    20%
  • Accepting
    0%
  • Down to earth
    0%
  • Partier
    0%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Data not available
Poll
64%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene.69 responses
Poll
67%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.96 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 17 responses
Report
  • Welcoming and Friendly
    35%
  • Inclusive Excellence
    29%
  • Globally responsive
    24%
  • Party Central
    12%
  • Active
    0%
  • Aight
    0%
  • Elite
    0%

After University of Wisconsin - La Crosse

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,100/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
68%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
82%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.22 responses

Reviews

1,229 reviews
  • Excellent
    154
  • Very Good
    501
  • Average
    471
  • Poor
    82
  • Terrible
    15
Overall, good school for it's size. Has some issues but nothing too major. Teachers are always willing to help you if you need it.
  • Alum
  • 15 days ago
My school is extremely kind and welcoming
  • College Freshman
  • 26 days ago
La Crosse is a great town that gives you the opportunity to become whoever you to be. From its beautiful scenery to the perfect college experience, La Crosse is the place to be.
  • College Sophomore
  • 1 month ago