Institution Profile

STUDENT PROFILE
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Enrollment8,661
Headcount Enrollment9,231
Wisconsin Students8,050
Out-of-State Students828
Students in Campus Housing3,467
BACKGROUND AND HISTORY

UW-Stevens Point was founded in 1894 as a Stevens Point Normal School. The institution evolved into a State Teachers College in 1927, the Wisconsin State College at Stevens Point in 1951, Wisconsin State University–Stevens Point in 1964, and became part of the new UW System in 1971.

ACADEMIC PROFILE
Majors and Degrees62
Minor Programs87
Concentration Areas31
Certificate Programs16
Graduates (Annual Average)2,091
ACADEMIC DESCRIPTION

UW-Stevens Point offers a diverse range of programs, including those in the largest undergraduate college of natural resources in the country, and offerings in education, biology, communication, fine arts and health sciences.

PHYSICAL PROFILE
Main Campus Acreage406
Non-Continuous Acreage214
Total Buildings34
Total Gross Square Feet2,810,687
Total Parking Spaces3,102
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION

The main campus is bounded by commercial uses on the west, and residential areas on the other sides. The campus academic core is located to the south, with residential, athletic, recreational, and support uses to the north. The main campus includes the 282-acre Schmeeckle Reserve conservancy area on the north portion of campus. Non-contiguous land holdings include the Treehaven Field Station and a forest land parcel. The university also leases 1,823 acres of nature/conservancy areas that support the College of Natural Resources programs.

2019-21 Capital Budget Project

UW-Stevens Point Student Health & Wellness Center project
2019-21 UW SYSTEM CAPITAL BUDGET REQUEST
PROJECT BUDGET GFSB PRSB CASH GIFTS BTF
Student Health & Wellness Center $32,500,000 $0 $22,200,000 $7,300,000 $0 $0