The University of Wisconsin–La Crosse (also known as UW–La Crosse, La Crosse, or UW–L) is a public university located in La Crosse, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is a comprehensive four-year institution within the University of Wisconsin System awarding bachelor’s, master’s, and one doctoral degree. UW–La Crosse offers 91 undergraduate programs in 44 disciplines, and 26 graduate programs with emphases in eight disciplines.
In 2014, U.S. News & World Report ranked UW-L the top comprehensive university in the UW System for the fourteenth consecutive year, and the fourth ranked public university offering bachelor’s and master’s degrees in the Midwest. In addition, UW-L was ranked in the elite group of 39 national universities highlighted for student success in undergraduate research and creative projects.
The UW–La Crosse Eagles athletic teams compete in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, in NCAA’s Division III.
UW–La Crosse offers 90 undergraduate programs in 44 disciplines, and 26 graduate programs and emphases in eight disciplines. Microbiology and exercise and sport science are designated as UW System Centers of Excellence, and the College of Business Administration holds international accreditation. UW–La Crosse also offers Wisconsin’s only nationally-accredited degrees in recreation management and therapeutic recreation, the UW System’s only nuclear medicine technology program, and offers one of two Midwest undergraduate archaeology majors.