School Overview

University of Wisconsin-Madison is a Public, 4 years college located in Madison, Wisconsin. Wisconsin-Madison ranked 56th in National Universities and 1st in Wisconsin Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 44,640 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Wisconsin-Madison's acceptance rate is 60.35% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Wisconsin-Madison is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
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Address500 Lincoln Dr, Madison, WI 53706-1380
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Wisconsin-Madison is 60.35% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 26.08%. The application fees are $60 for undergraduate programs and $75 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate60.35 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)26.08 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$60
Graduate Application Fees$75

Tuition & Fees

Wisconsin-Madison's 2022 tuition & fees is $10,720 for Wisconsin residents and $38,608 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $12,175 for Wisconsin residents and $25,501 for out-of-students.
Wisconsin ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$10,720$38,608
Graduate Tuition & Fees$12,175$25,501
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 44,640 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 21,672 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Wisconsin-Madison has 32,688 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 11,952 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students44,640
Undergraduate Students32,688
Graduate Students11,952
Online Enrollment21,672

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs515 Programs
Number of online programs5 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

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

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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