Resources › For Students and Parents University of Wisconsin Green Bay Admissions ACT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid & More Share Flipboard Email Print University of Wisconsin Green Bay Cofrin Library. Cofrin Library / Flickr For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated August 09, 2017 University of Wisconsin Green Bay Description: The University of Wisconsin Green Bay is a public university and part of the University of Wisconsin System. The school's 700-acre campus overlooks Lake Michigan. Students come from 32 states and 32 countries. The university is committed to what it calls "connecting learning to life," and the curriculum emphasizes a broad-based education and hands-on learning. Interdisciplinary programs are popular with undergraduates. UW-Green Bay has a 25 to 1 student / faculty ratio, and 70% of classes have fewer than 40 students. If you're worried about the cold Green Bay winters, the central Cofrin Library connects to every academic building through enclosed concourses. In athletics, the University of Wisconsin Green Bay Phoenix teams compete in the NCAA Division I Horizon League. The university fields seven men's and nine women's sports. Admissions Data (2016): University of Wisconsin - Green Bay Acceptance Rate: 73%Test Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: - / -SAT Math: - / -SAT Writing: - / -What these SAT numbers meanCompare SAT scores for Wisconsin collegesHorizon League SAT score comparisonACT Composite: 20 / 25ACT English: 19 / 25ACT Math: 18 / 25ACT Writing: - / -What these ACT numbers meanCompare ACT scores for Wisconsin collegesHorizon League ACT score comparison Enrollment (2016): Total Enrollment: 7,029 (6,757 undergraduates)Gender Breakdown: 33% Male / 67% Female60% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17): Tuition and Fees: $7,878 (in-state); $15,451 (out-of-state)Books: $800 (why so much?)Room and Board: $7,048Other Expenses: $3,358Total Cost: $19,084 (in-state); $26,657 (out-of-state) University of Wisconsin Green Bay Financial Aid (2015 - 16): Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 88%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 66%Loans: 63%Average Amount of AidGrants: $4,310Loans: $6,167 Academic Programs: Most Popular Majors: Business Administration, Communication, Education, Human Biology, Human Development, Interdisciplinary Studies, Nursing, Psychology, Social Work Retention and Graduation Rates: First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 74%4-Year Graduation Rate: 24%6-Year Graduation Rate: 49% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs: Men's Sports: Soccer, Skiing, Golf, Basketball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Cross CountryWomen's Sports: Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Track and Field, Golf, Skiing, Basketball Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics Explore Other Wisconsin Colleges and Universities: Beloit | Carroll | Lawrence | Marquette | MSOE | Northland | Ripon | St. Norbert | UW-Eau Claire | UW-La Crosse | UW-Madison | UW-Milwaukee | UW-Oshkosh | UW-Parkside | UW-Platteville | UW-River Falls | UW-Stevens Point | UW-Stout | UW-Superior | UW-Whitewater | Wisconsin Lutheran University of Wisconsin Green Bay Mission Statement: mission statement from http://www.uwgb.edu/univcomm/about-campus/mission.htm "The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay provides an interdisciplinary, problem-focused educational experience that prepares students to think critically and address complex issues in a multicultural and evolving world. The University enriches the quality of life for students and the community by embracing the educational value of diversity, promoting environmental sustainability, encouraging engaged citizenship, and serving as an intellectual, cultural and economic resource."