University of Wisconsin-Richland: Narrative Description
UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-RICHLAND O-6
1200 Hwy. 14 West
Richland Center, WI 53581
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://richland.uwc.edu/
State-supported, 2-year, coed. Part of University of Wisconsin System. Awards transfer associate degrees. Founded 1967. Setting: 135-acre rural campus. Total enrollment: 516. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. 3% from top 10% of their high school class, 13% from top quarter, 43% from top half. Full-time: 407 students, 55% women, 45% men. Part-time: 109 students, 55% women, 45% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 15 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 0.2% Hispanic, 0.2% black, 0.4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 4% international, 16% 25 or older, 35% live on campus, 6% transferred in. Retention: 55% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs. Off campus study at four-year campuses of the University of Wisconsin, other units of the University of Wisconsin Colleges. Study abroad program.
Options: electronic application, early admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: ACT. Required for some: recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous until 9/1.
Costs Per Year:
Application fee: $35. State resident tuition: $4078 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $12,777 full-time, $533 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $377 full-time. College room and board: $4630. College room only: $2890.
Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 15 open to all. Major annual events: Burlap Olympic Games, Roadrunner Road Rally. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. 120 college housing spaces available; 106 were occupied in 2003-04. Option: coed housing available. Miller Memorial Library with 45,000 books, 200 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 45 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.
"University of Wisconsin-Richland: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Encyclopedia.com. 21 Feb. 2019 <https://www.encyclopedia.com>.
"University of Wisconsin-Richland: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Encyclopedia.com. (February 21, 2019). https://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-and-education-magazines/university-wisconsin-richland-narrative-description
"University of Wisconsin-Richland: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Retrieved February 21, 2019 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-and-education-magazines/university-wisconsin-richland-narrative-description
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.