Founded in 1909, the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (UWL) is a public, coeducational university with a total enrollment of approximately 10,408 students, including 9,650 undergraduates. Regionally, UWL ranks fourth for Public Midwest Regional University according to the 2016 U.S. New and World Report. Nationally, the university was recongized as one of Kiplinger’s 100 “Best Values in Public Colleges." Award winning professors, high quality academic programs, and an emphasis on undergraduate research attract students from over 40 states and 30 countries. UWL’s International Education & Engagement Office provides international students with a wide array of specialized services and connects them to numerous on campus resources. Campus facilities include a student health center, student union with a variety of dining options and a movie theater, a coffee shop, main dining hall, library, recreation/sports center, television station and a fine arts center. For more information, check out UWL's fast facts.
Main CampusLaCrosse, Wisconsin, United States Campus Website5,000 - 20,000 on Campus<100,000 residents in LaCrosseLanguage(s) spoken on campus: English
The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (UWL) campus is in a residential section of the city of La Crosse, which is located in western Wisconsin on the banks of the Mississippi River, an area frequently referred to as the Coulee Region and well-known for its exceptional natural beauty.
Campus facilities include a student health center, student union with a variety of dining options, a coffee shop, main dining hall, library, recreation/sports center, television station and a fine arts center. For more information, take a virtual tour of the campus.