College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait Comparison Results

Cost Comparison for Two Universities
Costs University of Wisconsin-Madison
Total Estimated Costs In state Out of state
Tuition $9,273 $28,523
Required fees $1,142 $1,142
Room & board (on campus) $8,804 $8,804
Other expenses (books, transportation, etc.) $5,516 $5,116
Total $24,735 $43,585
Financial Aid
Average annual award of full-time beginning undergrads receiving grants and scholarships $6,273 (52% of undergrads)
Average annual loan of full-time beginning undergrads receiving loans $7,400 (39% of undergrads)
Percent of students that borrow 49%
Average indebtedness at graduation $26,994
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Student Success Comparison for Two Universities
Student Success & Progress University of Wisconsin-Madison
Percent of students that returned after 1 year 96%
Percent of students graduated or were still enrolled in a college after 4 years 96%

Student Comparison for Two Universities
Students At: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Total students 43,389
Total undergraduates 31,662
Average age of undergraduates 20
Women 16,062 (51%)
Men 15,600 (49%)
Student Residency

Campus Life Comparison for Two Universities
Campus Life University of Wisconsin-Madison
Students per faculty 17 to 1
Women faculty 38%
Faculty of color 18%
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students 79%
Percent of new freshmen who live on campus 94%

Applicant Information Comparison for Two Universities
Applicant Information University of Wisconsin-Madison
Term Fall 2015
New Student Applications
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Comparison Overview

Please note that not all data lends itself well to the simple side-by-side comparison offered on this page. We encourage you to visit the full College Portrait sites for the institutions you are interested in to view all of their information, including student experiences and student learning outcomes.