University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (UW-Green Bay)

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University of Wisconsin-Green Bay can be found in Green Bay, WI, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around seven thousand students enrolled per year at UW-Green Bay.

The majority of students getting into this school have scored in-between 21 to 25 on the ACT. We were able to estimate the UW-Green Bay average GPA (3.13 - 3.33) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. About 80% of all students which applied were accepted at UW-Green Bay, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 43% continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall UW-Green Bay Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012


The overall acceptance rate for University of Wisconsin-Green Bay was reported as 84.8% in Fall 2012 with over 2,520 college applications submitted to UW-Green Bay. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • UW-Green Bay ACT Scores: 21 - 25
  • UW-Green Bay Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into University of Wisconsin-Green Bay?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 89.8%
  • 2009-2010: 90.7%
  • 2010-2011: 85.3%
  • 2011-2012: 85.6%
  • 2012-2013: 84.8%
  • Projected UW-Green Bay Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 86.2%

How Does UW-Green Bay Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is fifty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Saint Norbert College81.9%
Lawrence University72.7%
Lakeland College54.9%
Marian University75.6%
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point82.9%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to UW-Green Bay (Fall 2012)

ACT®Score Range
English20 - 24
Math19 - 25
Composite Score21 - 25
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