University of Wisconsin - Superior Rankings

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In the World#2869 of 14178
In North America#867 of 2629
In the United States#798 of 2528
In Wisconsin#19 of 48
In Superior#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
82%
Average ACT
21
Aid receiving
76%
Undergraduates
2,263
Graduates
351
Male:Female Ratio
35:65
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree

University of Wisconsin - Superior Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate82%83%81%
Applicants1,166471695
Admissions956393563
Freshmen enrolled full time325154171
Freshmen enrolled part time22

321 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

910 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
282 or 86%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in University of Wisconsin - Superior are 18-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White2122 (82%)
Nonresident Alien206 (8%)
Hispanic83 (3%)
Two or more races78 (3%)
Black or African American47 (2%)
Asian26 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native15 (0.6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown8 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$4,261
Students receiving aid
76%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$6,535$7,640
Tuition in-state$6,535$7,640
Tuition out-of-state$14,108$16,771
Fee in-district$1,597$1,597
Fee in-state$1,597$1,597
Fee out-of-state$1,597$1,597

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity720
Combined charge for room and board$6,566
Room charge$3,848
Meal charge$2,718

University of Wisconsin - Superior Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General54
Elementary Education and Teaching54
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other45
Educational Leadership and Administration, General38
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching32
Special Education and Teaching, General32
Biology & Biological Sciences, General31
Speech Communication and Rhetoric271
Psychology, General27
Social Work26
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other144
Legal Studies, General18
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other16
Transportation & Mobility Management16
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services16
Accounting14
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth13
Sustainability Studies64
Economics, General7
Health and Wellness, General51
Writing, General6
English Language and Literature, General5
Political Science and Government, General5
Computer and Information Sciences, General5
History, General4
Computational Science4
Environmental Science3
Chemistry, General3
Mathematics, General3
Social Sciences, General2
Music, General2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General2
Sociology1
Biological and Physical Sciences1
Grand Total16418113
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate48%45%51%
  • Full-time retention rate - 64%
  • Part-time retention rate - 67%

Publications & Citations

Publications
433
Citations
13,202

Publication count by topic

Chemistry
61
Biology
49
Psychology
46
Mathematics
43
Environmental science
42
Computer science
27
Business
24
Sociology
23
Geology
20
Political science
19
Economics
14
Engineering
12
Geography
11
History
11
Art
6
Medicine
5
Physics
5
Philosophy
2
Materials science
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History931145
Business12562,036
Environmental science14102,056
Sociology2102287
Geology2138257
Geography2400237
Chemistry24742,980
Engineering2571504
Psychology25741,042
Mathematics2623765
Biology27492,156
Art30672
Political science316833
Computer science4370161
Economics454711
Physics48469
Materials science505925
Medicine562428

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19908136
19914146
19929139
19932140
199412169
199513215
199618286
19973262
19982268
199917348
20006286
20017304
20028314
20037332
200410224
20058235
20066248
200710260
200812339
20098329
20106340
201115452
201216581
201321623
201422724
201519836
201614731
201715645
201828682
201913837
202020982

General info

Alternative namesUW-Superior
Founded1893
WikipediaUniversity of Wisconsin–Superior
Colorsold gold, black
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May). Maymester (May); Summer Session (May-July); J-Term (January)
Total FTE staff346
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address1605 Catlin Ave
Superior, Wisconsin, 54880-4500
United States
City population27,000
Phone7153948101
Fax+1 (715) 394 8363

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