University of Wisconsin-Stout (UW-Stout)

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University of Wisconsin-Stout can be found in Menomonie, WI, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. University of Wisconsin-Stout has an enrollment of approximately 9,700 students.

A large majority of students at UW-Stout scored in the range of 20 (25th percentile) to 24 (75th percentile) on the ACT. We were able to estimate the UW-Stout average GPA (3.06 - 3.25) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. About 90 percent of all students which applied were admitted at UW-Stout, and from those that were granted acceptance around 53 percent continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall UW-Stout Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012


The overall acceptance rate for University of Wisconsin-Stout was reported as 89.3% in Fall 2012 with over 3,150 college applications submitted to this school. 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-Stout ACT Scores: 20 - 24
  • UW-Stout Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.25

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

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of UW-Stout is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

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-Stout has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 91.0%
  • 2009-2010: 85.4%
  • 2010-2011: 88.6%
  • 2011-2012: 88.4%
  • 2012-2013: 89.3%
  • Projected UW-Stout Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 88.6%

How Does UW-Stout Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for University of Wisconsin-Stout is sixty-one percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
University of Wisconsin-River Falls86.6%
Metropolitan State University100.0%
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota74.9%
Winona State University60.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • 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-Stout (Fall 2012)

ACT®Score Range
English18 - 24
Math19 - 25
Composite Score20 - 24
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