ERIC Number: ED478026
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003-May
Reference Count: N/A
The New Freshman Class: Fall 2002. Informational Memorandum.
Wisconsin Univ. System, Madison. Office of Policy Analysis and Research.
Data in this collection of tables provide information about the freshman class entering the University of Wisconsin (UW) system in fall 2002. At that time, 83% of new UW freshmen were Wisconsin residents. Fifty-six percent were women, and 9% were students of color. Overall, 96% were conventional "admits." The majority (67%) of new freshmen scored above the national American College Testing program (ACT) average score of 21, and 46% were in the top quartile of their high school classes. Two appendixes contain data by institution. (Contains 2 figures and 16 tables.) (SLD)
University of Wisconsin System, Office of Policy Analysis and Research, 1534 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Drive, 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.