• Student Support

    Student Support

    An investment in UW-Madison’s students is an investment in the future.

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  • Research & Innovation

    Research & Innovation

    As one of the world’s most prolific research institutions, the UW is constantly reinventing the notion of possible.

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  • Why Give?

    The UW is known for being frugal, not flashy — an institution that achieves greatness through modest means. But with today’s changing economic landscape, the university needs support from alumni and friends more than ever if it’s to continue to move forward.

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  • Boost the economy

    By giving to UW–Madison, you get more in return. The UW accounts for $15 billion in economic impact throughout Wisconsin! Explore how the university drives revenue in industries across the state and how those industries exemplify the Wisconsin Idea by going beyond the border to benefit the globe.

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  • Faculty Excellence

    Faculty Excellence

    The UW’s accomplished faculty is the key in advancing the university’s groundbreaking research and exceptional student development.

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  • Educational Experience

    Educational Experience

    Together, our faculty and students create an environment that pushes the boundaries of our knowledge.

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  • Nancy Ballsrud explains what makes students fall in love with UW-Madison. She also talks about the ways that the educational excellence of the UW has had a worldwide ripple effect.

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  • “The university is only as good as all of us.”

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  • History of firsts

    Being a trailblazer isn’t really about being first. It’s about being the one who ignites a beacon to help others find their way and forge their own path. From scientific advancements to social progress, the UW takes great pride in being such a beacon.

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