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University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Check whether University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is right for you as an international student.

Uni facts

Whitewater, USA
  • Type
    Public
  • Rank
    1605
  • International students
    130
  • Nationalities
    30
  • Total programs
    174
  • Acceptance rate
    70%

Study abroad at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (UW-Whitewater) is a US public university located in the small Wisconsin city of Whitewater. The University aims to inspire, engage and transform the lives of the 13,000 plus students at their Whitewater and Rock County campuses.

UW-Whitewater offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in a wide range of programs as well as an education specialist and a doctorate degree. They offer more than 50 majors that you can study, including subjects like accounting, biology, and education.

The University’s sports teams are known as the Warhawks, and they compete in the NCAA Division III. UW-Whitewater has a range of sports facilities on campus, including a football stadium, baseball field, gymnasium, tennis courts, swimming pool and gyms.

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater logo

Why study at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater?

  • Affordable institution

    UW-Whitewater is among the 100 most affordable institutions in the US and the top value school in the UW System

  • AACSB accreditation

    The University has the biggest school of business in Wisconsin, accredited by the AACSB

  • Safe and inclusive environment

    UW-Whitewater is known as the safest campus in Wisconsin and is also fully wheelchair accessible

Life as an international student

International students play an important role at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. There are currently 130 international students at UW-Whitewater, representing 30 different nationalities.

The University’s International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) can help new and existing international students with a range of issues. They also assist in the cultural exchange and enrichment of the community at UW-Whitewater.

There is a wide range of student clubs and organizations you can join, which are a great way for international students to settle into life on campus. The University has an active Greek Life, student radio station, sports clubs, religious societies, and many others.

Student life & facilities

Group of students planning a presentation in a living room
  • Library
    • Individual Study Rooms
    • Computer labs
    • Group Study Rooms
    • Quiet Areas
  • Fitness Centre
    • Spin Studio
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Fitness Classes
    • Dance Studio
    • Swimming Pool
    • Personal Trainers
    • Treatment Rooms
    • Fitness Center Physiotherapist
  • Praying Rooms
    • Workshops
    • Chaplaincy
    • Individual Praying Rooms
    • Skills classes
    • Language Center
    • Group Praying Rooms
    • Pre sessional English Academic skills courses
  • No. of All Weather Sports Pitches
    • No. of Swimming pools 1
    • No. of Baseball Pitches 2
    • No. of Badminton Courts 1
    • No. of Golf Coursenumber 1
    • No. of Diving Pools 1
    • No. of Tennis Courts 4
    • No. of Basketball Courts 3
    • No. of Athletics Track 4
    • No. of volleyball courts 2
  • IT Support
    • Loan Laptops
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Physiotherapy
    • Travel Vaccinations
    • Child Development Assessment & Immunization
    • Campus Pharmacy
    • Family Planning
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services
    • Campus Doctor
    • Emergency Contraception
  • Transport
    • Campus Bus Service
    • Campus parking
    • Airport Shuttle Service
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Restaurants 8
    • Cafe’s 3
  • Sports Facilities
    • No. of Natural Turf American Football Pitches 1
    • Sport facilities
    • No. of Natural Turf Soccer Pitches 1
  • Clubs & Organisations
    • No. of Clubs & Organizations 230
  • Tutoring Support
    • Student Tutoring & Support
    • Academic Tutoring & Support
    • Peer & Buddy Program

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University of Wisconsin-Whitewater programs

Fees and funding

Estimated costs for undergraduate international students for 2020-2021.

  • Tuition and Fees

    $16,800

  • Housing and Meals

    $7,650

  • Health Insurance

    $1,760

  • Personal Expenses

    $3,730

  • Total

    $29,940.00

Below are the estimated costs for graduate international students for 2020-2021.

  • Tuition and Fees:$19,450
  • Housing and Meals

    $9,030

  • Health Insurance

    $1,760

  • Personal Expenses

    $4,640

  • Total

    $34,880.00

  • International merit scholarship

    2000-6000 USD/annually

  • International merit scholarship

    2000-6000 USD/annually

  • International need-based scholarship

    1300 one time

  • Business scholarships and grants (vary by department)

    1000 one time

  • Sciences scholarships and grants (vary by department)

    1000 one time

  • Humanities scholarships and grants (vary by department)

    1000 one time

  • Arts scholarships and grants (vary by department)

    1000 one time

  • Education scholarships and grants (vary by department)

    1000 one time

Location

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

800 W Main St, Whitewater, WI 53190, United States

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is located in the state of Wisconsin in the Midwest region of the United States.

  • From Chicago
    107 Miles
  • From Madison, WI
    45 Miles