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University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
B-
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Freshmen Live On-Campus
Undergrads in College Housing
29%
Average Housing Cost
$4,388/ year
Poll
57%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.72 responses
Poll
63%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.123 responses

Food

Campus Food
B-
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$2,894/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 172 responses
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  • Reeve Union
    23%
  • Blackhawk Commons
    16%
  • Scotty's
    13%
  • Salad Toss
    11%
  • MiTaza.
    10%
  • Sub conncetion
    8%
  • Titan Underground
    8%
50%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.74 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
B
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
B+
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 69 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    19%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    70%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    7%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    4%

Safety

Safety
B-
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
74%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.70 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 63 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    24%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    54%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    19%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    3%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 57 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    28%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    58%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    12%
  • We have campus police?
    2%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 125 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    1%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    28%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    62%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    9%
Men's Varsity Sports
Tennis, Swimming and Diving, Basketball, Soccer, Wrestling, Baseball, Football, All Track Combined
Women's Varsity Sports
Golf, Tennis, Softball, Basketball, Volleyball, Gymnastics, Swimming and Diving, Soccer, All Track Combined

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Model UN, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper, Film Society, Television Station
Music
Choral Groups, Music Ensembles, Pep Band
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 53 responses
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  • Taste of Oshkosh
    28%
  • Guest Entertainers (Bo Burnham or Daniel Tosh)
    19%
  • Bye gosh fest
    17%
  • Titan Nights
    15%
  • RUB events
    11%
  • Rec Fest
    6%
  • Earth week
    4%

Party Scene

Party Scene
A+
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 77 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    12%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    60%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    22%
  • Parties? What parties?
    6%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 46 responses
Report
  • Pub Crawl
    48%
  • Halloween
    15%
  • Homecoming Weekend
    13%
  • St. Patrick's Day.
    9%
  • Every chance people can get
    7%
  • Naturday
    7%
  • Thirsty Thursday
    2%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
3%
Women in Sororities
3%
56%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.101 responses
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