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University of Wisconsin-Madison Scholarships

500 Lincoln Dr Tuition In/Out-State: $9,273 / $25,523 Total Fall Enrollment: 42,180
Madison , WI 53706-1380 Books and Supplies: $1,190 Applicants Admitted: 66%
(608) 263-2400 On-campus Room and Board: $8,024 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 71%
http://www.wisc.edu Undergraduate Application Fee: $44 Receiving Institutional Aid: 44% , $4,926 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison General Information

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    Address 500 Lincoln Dr, Madison, WI 53706-1380
    Phone Number (608) 263-2400
    Web Address http://www.wisc.edu
    Mission Statement 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.
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Mid-size city
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    University of Wisconsin-Madison Size

    Total enrollment 42,180
    Enrolled full time 37,536
    Enrolled part time 4,644

    University of Wisconsin-Madison Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 18,279
    Women enrolled full time 19,257
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 10%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 4%
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number (608) 263-2400
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $44
    Applied 21,689
    Admitted 14,417
    Enrolled 5,927
    Admitted % 66%

    University of Wisconsin-Madison Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    University of Wisconsin-Madison Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 21%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 530
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 670
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 620
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 740
    Students submitting ACT 87%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 26
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 30
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $9,273
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $25,523
    Books and Supplies $1,190
    On-campus room and board $8,024
    Off-campus room and board $9,000

    University of Wisconsin-Madison Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 71%
    Receiving Federal Grants 16% , $4,271 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 44% , $4,926 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 41% , $6,843 on average
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Agricultural Business and Management, General 26 0 0
    Agricultural Business and Management, Other 1 0 0
    Agricultural Communication/Journalism 37 8 0
    Agricultural Economics 14 12 6
    Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture 0 7 0
    Agronomy and Crop Science 8 5 0
    Animal Sciences, General 22 2 1
    Dairy Science 24 8 6
    Food Science 26 8 3
    Horticultural Science 16 2 1
    Poultry Science 1 0 0
    Soil Science and Agronomy, General 9 7 2
    ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning 0 17 1
    Landscape Architecture 24 2 0
    AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    African-American/Black Studies 6 6 0
    Asian Studies/Civilization 48 0 0
    Latin American and Caribbean Studies 28 6 0
    Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies 0 5 0
    Scandinavian Studies 10 3 2
    South Asian Studies 18 1 2
    Southeast Asian Studies 0 4 0
    Women's Studies 45 5 0
    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Biochemistry 133 1 15
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 417 0 0
    Biophysics 0 1 7
    Biotechnology 0 26 0
    Botany/Plant Biology 15 3 9
    Conservation Biology 52 0 0
    Endocrinology 0 2 2
    Entomology 6 3 1
    Environmental Toxicology 0 1 5
    Genetics, General 52 0 13
    Human/Medical Genetics 0 9 0
    Microbiology and Immunology 48 1 0
    Microbiology, General 53 17 14
    Molecular Biochemistry 0 0 5
    Molecular Biology 28 3 25
    Oncology and Cancer Biology 0 1 6
    Pathology/Experimental Pathology 0 1 3
    Pharmacology 0 0 12
    Pharmacology and Toxicology 14 0 0
    Physiology, General 0 0 4
    Plant Genetics 0 4 6
    Plant Pathology/Phytopathology 2 1 5
    Zoology/Animal Biology 133 1 7
    BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Accounting 183 103 0
    Actuarial Science 58 2 0
    Business Administration and Management, General 137 10 0
    Business/Commerce, General 0 63 9
    Finance, General 243 31 0
    Financial Planning and Services 20 0 0
    Insurance 99 0 0
    International Business/Trade/Commerce 30 0 0
    Management Information Systems, General 18 0 0
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General 191 39 0
    Operations Management and Supervision 12 9 0
    Real Estate 60 19 0
    Retailing and Retail Operations 34 0 0
    Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General 0 12 0
    COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Journalism 199 17 0
    Mass Communication/Media Studies 0 0 13
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric 320 7 6
    COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Computer and Information Sciences, General 122 67 14
    EDUCATION Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Art Teacher Education 10 1 0
    Bilingual and Multilingual Education 0 0 1
    Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services 0 16 9
    Curriculum and Instruction 0 23 35
    Educational Leadership and Administration, General 0 43 27
    Elementary Education and Teaching 95 0 0
    Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education 6 0 0
    Mathematics Teacher Education 0 1 0
    Music Teacher Education 5 3 0
    Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 2 0 0
    Social Studies Teacher Education 9 0 0
    Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education 0 8 7
    Special Education and Teaching, General 15 8 4
    ENGINEERING Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Agricultural Engineering 19 6 0
    Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 60 26 12
    Chemical Engineering 85 2 22
    Civil Engineering, General 114 42 7
    Computer Engineering, General 43 0 0
    Electrical and Electronics Engineering 60 72 28
    Engineering Mechanics 36 10 1
    Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 3 0 0
    Engineering, General 0 44 0
    Engineering, Other 3 0 0
    Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 0 0 2
    Geological/Geophysical Engineering 5 6 0
    Industrial Engineering 70 53 10
    Materials Engineering 19 11 17
    Mechanical Engineering 155 66 17
    Nuclear Engineering 15 29 3
    Systems Engineering 0 9 0
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    English Language and Literature, General 259 21 19
    FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Apparel and Textiles, General 22 0 0
    Consumer Economics 66 0 0
    Family and Community Services 17 0 0
    Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Communication 1 0 0
    Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 0 12 3
    Human Development and Family Studies, General 85 0 0
    FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 8 1 3
    Chinese Language and Literature 24 4 3
    Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 23 2 5
    Comparative Literature 3 4 1
    French Language and Literature 69 10 5
    Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 32 7 5
    Hebrew Language and Literature 5 2 1
    Italian Language and Literature 10 6 9
    Japanese Language and Literature 13 2 0
    Latin Language and Literature 1 0 0
    Linguistics 21 4 0
    Polish Language and Literature 1 0 0
    Portuguese Language and Literature 1 2 0
    Russian Language and Literature 6 0 0
    Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0 5 3
    Spanish Language and Literature 224 16 6
    HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Audiology/Audiologist 0 0 11
    Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 72 31 4
    Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 23 0 0
    Community Health and Preventive Medicine 0 5 6
    Health/Medical Physics 0 4 15
    Medical Scientist 0 3 0
    Medicine 0 0 149
    Nursing Practice 0 0 2
    Occupational Therapy/Therapist 0 24 0
    Pharmaceutics and Drug Design 0 2 9
    Pharmacy 0 0 134
    Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs 0 3 3
    Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other 0 2 0
    Physical Therapy/Therapist 0 0 38
    Physician Assistant 10 26 0
    Public Health, General 0 52 0
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 180 56 6
    Veterinary Medicine 0 0 76
    Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General 0 6 8
    Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor 33 14 3
    HISTORY Bachelor Master Doctorate
    History and Philosophy of Science and Technology 14 5 1
    History, General 306 27 18
    LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General 0 1 5
    Law 0 0 291
    Legal Studies, General 111 48 0
    LIBRARY SCIENCE Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Library and Information Science 0 66 4
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Applied Mathematics, General 7 0 0
    Mathematics, General 146 5 19
    Statistics, General 27 11 9
    MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    International/Global Studies 211 0 0
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 6 0 2
    Neuroscience 0 0 6
    Nutrition Sciences 67 5 3
    NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Environmental Studies 38 0 0
    Forest Sciences and Biology 12 0 0
    Forestry, General 0 1 11
    Land Use Planning and Management/Development 0 15 7
    Natural Resources/Conservation, General 0 13 0
    Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management 0 13 0
    Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management 30 3 2
    PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Kinesiology and Exercise Science 77 4 4
    PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Philosophy 80 3 11
    Religion/Religious Studies 22 0 0
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Astronomy 0 4 5
    Astrophysics 16 0 0
    Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General 12 14 5
    Chemistry, General 72 30 34
    Environmental Chemistry 0 0 1
    Geology/Earth Science, General 22 16 2
    Geophysics and Seismology 0 1 0
    Oceanography, Chemical and Physical 0 3 5
    Physics, General 36 18 29
    PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Educational Psychology 0 31 15
    Psychology, General 359 9 14
    PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Public Policy Analysis, General 0 31 0
    Social Work 88 131 4
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Anthropology 73 10 5
    Development Economics and International Development 0 0 2
    Economics, General 428 28 17
    Geographic Information Science and Cartography 11 2 0
    Geography 45 9 7
    International Relations and Affairs 0 15 0
    Political Science and Government, General 423 8 9
    Rural Sociology 25 1 0
    Sociology 170 16 16
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Art History, Criticism and Conservation 36 6 2
    Art/Art Studies, General 88 43 0
    Dance, General 9 0 0
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 24 18 5
    Fine and Studio Arts Management 0 6 0
    Interior Design 33 0 0
    Music Performance, General 18 23 14
    Music, General 21 10 1
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline February 1
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline December 15
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due February 1
    SAT Subject score report due February 1
    College will notify student by November 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit May 1

    Financial Aid

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    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline February 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date February 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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    University of Wisconsin-MadisonNames and Abbreviations

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    University of Wisconsin-Madison
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    Wisconsin
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Academic Excellence Scholarship

Scholarship Description
Major:Any. Class Level:Freshmen. Number of Awards:1-6 per high school. Amount:$2,250, renewable for up to 3 years if enrolled full-time and maintaining a 3.0 cumulative GPA. Eligibility:Wisconsin residents with the highest GPA in their high school class. Must enroll as a first-year student at a post-secondary institution (public or private) in Wisconsin.
Amount
$2,250
Number of Awards
1 to 6
Renewable
3
Renewal Criteria
Renewable for up to 3 years if enrolled full-time and maintaining a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

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