Student Population by Gender

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has a total 24,988 enrolled students. By gender, 11,522 male and 13,466 female students (male-female ratio: 46:54) are attending UWM.
20,360 students have enrolled in undergraduate programs and 4,628 students joined graduate programs at UWM.
Total Student Enrolled In Academic Year 2017-2018 at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total24,98820,3604,628
Men11,5229,6711,851
Women13,46610,6892,777

Student Distribution by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, 16,474 White, 1,788 Black and 1,556 Asian students out of total 24,988 are attending at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Comprehensive enrollment statistic data by race/ethnicity is shown in next chart.
All Students Undergraduate Graduate
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (all students) at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Undergraduate) at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Graduate) at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Transfer-in Students (Undergraduate)

Among 20,360 enrolled in undergraduate programs, 1,400 are transfer-in students. The percentage of transfer-in students is 6.88%.1,204 students have transferred in as full-time status and 196 students transferred in as part-time status.
Transfer-in Students Population by Attendance Status at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Student Age Distribution

All Students Undergraduate Graduate
By age category, 129 students are younger than 18 and 29 students are older than 65 at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. UWM has 18,089 students aged under 25 and 8,637 students aged 25 and over out of 26,726 total students.
Students Age Distribution by Gender at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
In undergraduate programs, 129 students are younger than 18 and 15 students are older than 65. UWM has 17,088 undergraduate students aged under 25 and 4,810 students aged 25 and over.
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
It has 1,001 graduate students aged under 25 and 3,827 students aged 25 and over.
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Online Classes (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1,847 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 6,763 students are enrolled in some online courses.
All StudentsEnrolled Exclusively Online Courses Enrolled in Some Online Courses
All Students24,9881,8476,763
Undergraduate20,3601,1115,958
Graduate4,628736805
Online Courses Student Enrollment at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Online Courses

1,525 students lived in Wisconsin or jurisdiction in which the school is located are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 322 students live in other State or outside of the United States.
Wisconsin ResidentsOther States in U.S. Outside of U.S.
All Students1,52531210
Undergraduate1,023862
Graduate5022268
Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Distance Learning Course

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