ERIC Number: ED465319
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
The New Freshman Class: Fall 2001. Informational Memorandum.
Wisconsin Univ. System, Madison. Office of Policy Analysis and Research.
Data in this series of tables provide information about the freshman class entering the University of Wisconsin System in fall 2001. In fall 2001, 83% of new freshmen in the University of Wisconsin System were Wisconsin residents, and 55% were women. Students of color made up 9% of the class. Some 95% were conventional admissions, and 64% of the class scored about the national American College Testing Program assessment (ACT) average score of 21. Forty-seven percent of these freshmen were in the top quartile of their high school classes. One appendix contains the new freshman headcount by institution, and the other shows new freshmen by average high school percentile rank for each institution. Data on enrollment and student characteristics are presented in 16 tables and 2 figures. (SLD)
University of Wisconsin System, Office of Policy Analysis & Research, 1534 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Dr., Madison, WI 53706. Tel: 608-262-6441. For full text: http://www.uwsa.edu/opar/.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ. System, Madison. Office of Policy Analysis and Research.