Student Profile

  • Average enrollment: 840
  • 54% full-time; 46% part-time
  • 25% students age 22+

Top five high schools for new first-year students are: Wausau West, D.C. Everest, Wausau East, Merrill and Marathon.


  • 89% have Ph.Ds or the highest degree in their field
  • 21 is the average class size

Faculty want you to succeed and encourage you to visit them in their offices to answer questions, explore your ideas or just to chat.

Campus life

Getting involved is a big part of college life! UW-Stevens Point at Wausau has:

  • 20+ student organizations
  • 5 intercollegiate sports teams
  • 1 fieldhouse with fitness center, pool, gym & racquetball courts
  • 2 art buildings open long hours
  • 78 acre Marathon Park adjacent to campus, with hiking/biking trail, baseball diamonds, skating and curling rinks
  • close to downhill and cross-country skiing, lakes, shopping mall, grocery stores and restaurants

As a first-year student, you will have the opportunity to:

  • run the student government
  • attend music events, interesting lectures and panels
  • be on staff of the student newspaper or literary magazine

Easy to Get Around

Our main academic building includes:

  • student union and bookstore
  • library and theater
  • planetarium and greenhouse
  • computer and tutoring labs
  • campus cafeteria and dining rooms
  • classrooms and offices

UW-Stevens Point at Wausau also has two art buildings, a fieldhouse, and a theatre/classroom/office building.