University of Wisconsin-Madison

NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association)

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Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive: These institutions typically offer a wide range of baccalaureate programs, and they are committed to graduate education through the doctorate. They award 50 or more doctoral degrees per year across at least 15 disciplines.

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
ROTC: Army
ROTC: Navy
ROTC: Air Force
Study abroad
Teacher certification: Students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization
Teacher certification: Students must complete their preparation at another institution for certain areas of specialization
Teacher certification: Approved by the state for initial certifcation or licensure of teachers

500 Lincoln Dr, Madison, WI, 53706-1380

(608) 262-1234 

www.wisc.edu 

www.wisc.edu/admissions/   

www.finaid.wisc.edu/   

www.admissions.wisc.edu/applyOnline.php   

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is Wisconsin's comprehensive teaching and research university with a statewide, national, and international mission, offering programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and professional levels in a wide range of fields, while engaging in extensive scholarly research, continuing adult education, and public service. The primary purpose of the University of Wisconsin-Madison is to provide a learning environment in which faculty, staff, and students can discover, examine critically, preserve, and transmit the knowledge, wisdom, and values that will help ensure the survival of this and future generations and improve the quality of life for all. The University seeks to help students to develop an understanding and appreciation for the complex cultural and physical worlds in which they live and to realize their highest potential of intellectual, physical, and human development. It also seeks to attract and serve students from diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds and to be sensitive and responsive to those groups which have been underserved by higher education.

Public, 4-year or above 

Bachelor's
Master's
Doctor's
First Professional

Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children

Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits

Academic Year Prices - 2012 (full-time, first-time undergraduate students)

Tuition & Fees 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
In District $10,378 $9,665 $8,983
In State $10,378 $9,665 $8,983
Out of State $26,628 $25,415 $24,233
Books and Supplies $1,190 $1,140 $1,100
On Campus      
Room and Board $8,024 $7,724 $7,435
Other Expenses $4,170 $3,920 $3,740
Off Campus      
Room and Board $9,000 $8,610 $8,490
Other Expenses $3,250 $3,090 $2,940
Off Campus With Family      
Other Expenses $2,820 $2,690 $2,540

Major NCAA Programs

Sport Conference
Football Big Ten Conference
Basketball Big Ten Conference
Cross Country/Track Big Ten Conference

Financial Aid 2011-2012

Type of Aid Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grants
(scholarships/fellowships)
16.0% $4,271
State/Local Grant
(scholarships/fellowships)
18.0% $2,002
Institutional Grants
(scholarships/fellowships)
44.0% $4,926
Loans 41.0% $6,843
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The above information was obtained via the publicly-available Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), operated by the U.S. Department of Education, which compiles self-reported information provided by colleges and universities, for the purpose of making such information openly available to students and parents.

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Taylor L. on 8/29/2011 8:05:34 PM

Yes I visited the school. It was a beautiful school. I will be applying 9/1/11.