Institution Profile

STUDENT PROFILE
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Enrollment10,654
Headcount Enrollment14,059
Wisconsin Students13,298
Out-of-State Students761
Students in Campus Housing3,141
BACKGROUND AND HISTORY

UW-Oshkosh was founded in 1871 as the Oshkosh State Normal School, and was housed in a single building located on a parcel of land donated by the City of Oshkosh. The institution evolved into a State Teachers College in 1927, the Wisconsin State College at Oshkosh in 1951, Wisconsin State University–Oshkosh in 1964, and in 1971 became part of the new UW System.

ACADEMIC PROFILE
Majors and Degrees71
Minor Programs64
Concentration Areas-
Certificate Programs21
Graduates (Annual Average)2,250
ACADEMIC DESCRIPTION

UW-Oshkosh is the largest of the comprehensive universities, and offers 60 undergraduate degrees, 17 graduate degrees, and one doctoral degree. The university has a particular focus on sustainability in the curriculum and in facilities.

PHYSICAL PROFILE
Main Campus Acreage181.58
Non-Continuous Acreage111.97
Total Buildings64
Total Gross Square Feet3,512,891
Total Parking Spaces3,195
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION

The main campus consists of 112 acres located along the east side of the Fox River and bordering commercial and residential areas in the downtown area of Oshkosh. A 36-acre industrial parcel bordering the north edge of campus may offer potential for future purchase and campus expansion. Non-contiguous land includes the 37-acre Oshkosh Sports Complex, and two sites for facilities operations on the west side of the river, two other athletic/recreational fields located approximately one-third mile from campus, and a 12-acre nature preserve five miles from the city.

2019-21 Capital Budget Project

UW Systen Central Utility Repairs, Renovations, & Replacements project
2019-21 ENUMERATION REQUEST
PROJECT BUDGET GFSB PRSB CASH GIFTS BTF
Heating Plant Chiller & Cooling Tower Repl $3,465,000 $2,495000 $970,000 $0 $0 $0