Undergraduate Admissions

APIR provides trend analysis for undergraduate application, admission, and enrollment patterns for new freshmen and new transfer students. Trends are provided separately by residency, gender, race/ethnicity, first generation status, and legacy status. APIR also uses national data sets to analyze the enrollment patterns of admitted applicants who did not enroll.

New Freshmen

Trends in Applications, Admissions, and Enrollment

Analyses and Data Visualizations

Pipeline

Enrollment Pipeline for Wisconsin High School Graduates

2014 High School Graduates

  • In 2014, 60,808 students graduated from public high schools in Wisconsin (including public charter schools and virtual schools).
  • Overall, 12% of these graduates applied to UW-Madison for the following fall.
  • Overall, 5% of these graduates enrolled at UW-Madison for the following fall.
  • Use the visualization below to learn more about graduates from Wisconsin public high schools from 2012 through 2014 and their application to and enrollment at UW-Madison. You can select specific counties to view high schools in that county and their application and enrollment rates. You can also view trends over the three-year period.

UW-Madison's In-State Freshman Recruiting Pipeline Demographic Analyses

Undergraduate Transfers

Trends in Applications, Admissions, and Enrollment

Analyses

 

Transfer and Articulation Agreements (Undergraduates)

UW System and Board of Regent's Transfer Policy

Wisconsin Transfer Information System (TIS) - a central repository of information for students seeking to transfer among public colleges and universities in Wisconsin, including detailed information on course transfer equivalency

Guaranteed Transfer Agreement with UW Colleges - a UW System-wide agreement to facilitate transfer between the UW Colleges and other UW institutions.
See information for Undergraduate Transfer Admissions

UW-Madison - Madison (Area Technical) College Transfer Agreement
See information for Undergraduate Transfer Admissions

UW-Madison - Milwaukee Area Technical College Transfer Agreement 
See information for Undergraduate Transfer Admissions

UW-Madison - Nicolet Technical College Transfer Agreement  
See information for Undergraduate Transfer Admissions

UW-Madison - Menominee College Transfer Agreement  
See information for Undergraduate Transfer Admissions 

Articulation Agreement: UW System Collaborative Nursing Program [BSN@Home] agreement with Wisconsin Technical College System (August 2010)
Document Text ; Listing on TIS

UW-Madison Transfer Transition Program

Committee on the Transfer Student Experience (CTSE)

Committee on the Transfer Student Experience (CTSE)

Update Report on Transfer Issues, Spring 2006

Final Report, Spring 2004

Supporting Materials, Reports, and Analyses

[*Materials given to the CTSE as the Committee began its work. **Reports or analyses prepared for CTSE.]

Some Subcommittee Reports

  • Preparing for Transfer - Communication with Potential Transfer Students and Their Advisors. Point-person: Jo Meier. Report
  • Preparing for Transfer - Communication among Admissions, the Schools and Colleges, Programs, Departments, Faculty, and Other Campus Groups. Point-person: Jocelyn Milner. Report
 

Students

Admissions

New Freshman
Undergraduate Transfers
Pipeline

Enrollment

Trends
By Major
By Course
Special Topics

Advising

General Education

Degrees/Awards

Degree Trends
Certificate Trends
Special Topics

Retention & Graduation Rates

Time-to-Degree

Post-Graduation Plans

Wisconsin Experience

Alumni

Student Surveys

NSSE
BCSSE
Undergraduate Survey