University of Wisconsin River Falls: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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University of Wisconsin River Falls is a medium four-year, public school with 6,445 students enrolled. This school was established in 1874 and is the only school located in River Falls, Wisconsin.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
52
Bachelor's degree and master's degree are offered at University of Wisconsin River Falls.

University of Wisconsin River Falls follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 52 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Agriculture, Business, Management, and Communication and Journalism. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
69%
The rate of student retention at University of Wisconsin River Falls is relatively low at 69% (close to Wisconsin average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Wisconsin River Falls is below average - 55%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Wisconsin River Falls is reasonably decent - 21:1. Find out more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,400
Average tuition charges are slightly high, about $14,100 per year. The additional fees at University of Wisconsin River Falls beyond tuition are about $1,300, which comes to a total of $15,400 per year.

Read the details about University of Wisconsin River Falls additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
91%
According to government data, 2,625 applications were submitted and 2,385 were accepted; so it is very easy to become a student at this school.

This school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at University of Wisconsin River Falls in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,700
University of Wisconsin River Falls provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Wisconsin River Falls, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
University of Wisconsin River Falls offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 2,600 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, nearly $3,700 annually.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of Wisconsin River Falls. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, University of Wisconsin River Falls seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Wisconsin River Falls Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Wisconsin River Falls, 410 S 3rd St, River Falls, Wisconsin 54022-5001, USA
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