Return on Investment
It pays to be a Blugold
College is a big investment and knowing that your investment will pay off is an extremely important factor when researching your options. We pride ourselves on giving you the best return on investment for your education.
- According to PayScale.com, UW-Eau Claire ranks second (behind UW-Madison) among all UW System schools in salary potential, based on our graduates' median early-career salary of $44,000 and median mid-career salary of $76,200.
- According to the Institute for College Access and Success, UW-Eau Claire students have less debt than the average student in all Wisconsin and Minnesota publics and privates.
Paying for College
Does the investment of a college education pay off? According to the experts, it sure does! While students graduate with the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in today's workplace, they also take with them global competencies and leadership qualities that set them apart at all stages of their careers.
Alumna Erin Kelly found outstanding support from academic advisor Dr. Analisa DeGrave coupled with a great academic experience at UW-Eau Claire which proved to be a winning combination to begin an exciting career.Read her story
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