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University of Wyoming Quick Facts|Admissions

UW's 2015 Quick Facts

Class Facts

  • UW is home to more than 13,500 students from all 50 states & 87 countries
  • Undergraduate on-campus enrollment: 8,650
  • Non-resident enrollment: 31%
  • Minority student enrollment: 10%
  • Average high school GPA for entering freshmen: 3.46
  • Male: 47%, Female: 53%

University Facts

  • 200+ areas of study
  • Average undergraduate class size: 31 students
  • Student to faculty ratio: 15:1
  • Faculty holding the highest degree in their field: 82%
  • 91% of classes taught by faculty
  • UW offers 400+ exchange or study abroad sites

Athletics & Clubs


  • Best College 2014 ranked UW 12th/35 Best Outdoor Schools in America.
  • Rated as a top 15 outdoor adventure college.
  • Recognized by Forbes Magazine as being one of the nation's best college values!
  • Wyoming ranked as 9th best state to live in the U.S.

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