Built on an isthmus and surrounded by lakes, Madison blends the city and campus, green spaces and urban areas, to create a place unlike anywhere else. Enjoy restaurants, bike paths, and frequent cultural events in Wisconsin's capital city.
From Bascom Hill to Picnic Point, we invite you to explore our campus, inside and out. Discover dinosaur bones and insect collections; art museums and athletic fields; lunch on the Memorial Union terrace and our campus-made ice cream.
The School of Computer, Data & Information Sciences is a new division within the College of Letters & Science. It is a collaboration of three longstanding, highly regarded departments: Computer Sciences, Statistics, and the Information School.
The Wisconsin Idea is embedded in campus life, research, and teaching. The basic principle stating the benefits of the University will extend beyond campus and reach all citizens of the state, the country, and the world demonstrates UW’s commitment to public service.