UWM Admissions

The application fee is $50 for applying undergraduate school and $56 for graduate school at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$56
Admission Informationuwm.edu/admission/
Online Applicationhttps://apply.wisconsin.edu
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree Offered1 Year Certificate, Associate, 2-4 Year Certificate, Bachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)

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Admission Statistics

For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 74.00% and yield is 46.00%. 5,220 men and 6,659 women applied to UWM and 3,863 men and 4,928 women students were accepted. Among them, 1,893 men and 2,119 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2018). Following table and chart show the admission statistics including number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants11,8795,2206,659
Admitted8,7903,8634,928
Enrolled4,0431,8932,119
Acceptance Ratio 74.00%74.00%74.01%
Yield 46.00%49.00%43.00%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, 3,684 students (92%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The submitted ACT score is 74 (75th percentile) and 74 (25th percentile). .
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
SAT Math
ACT Composite1925
ACT Math1825
ACT English1824

Application Requirements

UWM requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript) and Completion of College Preparatory Program to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA and High School Rank. Next table summarizes University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee application requirements.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and required years of subject, see UWM online application page .
UWM Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankRecommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended



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