University of Wisconsin-Madison

500 Lincoln Dr
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 262-1234

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 46283

Type: Public 4-year or above

Main Website:

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $10,410.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $24,394.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $40,644.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Test Scoring
25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
SAT Critical Reading 560 660
SAT Math 620 740
SAT Writing 590 680
ACT Composite 26 31
ACT English 26 32
ACT Math 26 31
ACT Writing 8 9

*Click here for an explanation of 25th and 75th Percentile scoring.

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 64%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 13%
Average Federal Grant $4,361.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 15%
Average state aid $2,002.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 37%
Average institutional aid $5,752.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 37%
Average student loan $7,616.00
Actuarial Science
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Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
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Hebrew Language and Literature
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Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Music Performance
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Natural Resources/Conservation
Non-professional General Legal Studies (Undergraduate)
Nuclear Engineering
Nursing Practice
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Occupational Therapy/Therapist
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
Oncology and Cancer Biology
Operations Management and Supervision
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Physician Assistant
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Polish Language and Literature
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Portuguese Language and Literature
Poultry Science
Public Health
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Real Estate
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
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Retailing and Retail Operations
Rural Sociology
Russian Language and Literature
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations
Scandinavian Studies
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Social Work
Soil Science and Agronomy
South Asian Studies
Southeast Asian Studies
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Systems Engineering
Veterinary Medicine
Veterinary Pathology and Pathobiology
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
Women's Studies
Zoology/Animal Biology

University of Wisconsin-Madison Scholarships

Foth & Van Dyke & Associates Inc.
Scholarship for residents of Brown, Door, Kewaunee, Oconoto, or Outagamie counties, Wisconsin who are FFA members and will be incoming freshmen or current undergraduate students enrolling/enrolled at selected colleges pursuing studies in Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering. Selected colleges are: University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Wisconsin-Platteville, Milwaukee School of Engineering, Madison Area Technical College or Northwest Wisconsin Technical College. Student must be a U.S. citizen. Criteria used for selection includes student's GPA (minimum 3.2), ACT or SAT scores, class rank, leadership in FFA activities, leadership in community activities, and involvement in the Supervised Agricultural Experience Program (SAE). Nonrenewable. more...
Fox River Valley Contractors Association Scholarship (Association)
Scholarship for full-time undergraduate students who are children of Fox River Valley Contractors Association member firms and are attending Marquette University, Milwaukee School of Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Unversity of Wisconsin-Platteville, or University of Wisconsin-Stout. Students must be pursuing a bachelor's degree in Engineering, Architecture, or Construction Management. An essay must be included with application packet. Number of awards may vary. Renewable. more...
Scholarship-University of Wisconsin-Madison
Scholarship for juniors or seniors attending the University of Wisconson-Madison who are majoring in a field related to cranberry production. Selection based on academic achievement and financial need. Preference given to applicants with prior experience in cranberry production. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. Contact the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences for more information. more...
Summer Fellowship in Government & Community Service
Annual fellowship for full-time medical students to gain knowledge of state government and the private sector delivering health care service to the public. Fellowship is an 8-10 week course held at University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School or the Medical College of Wisconsin. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and be members of the Wisconsin Medical Society. Number of awards may vary. Nonrenewable. more...
Graduate School of Banking Association Membership Scholarship
Scholarship for graduate students who are employees of an Illinois Bankers Association Member Institution enrolled in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate School of Banking. Applicants must be applying for the first year of the GSB program, have a minimum of five years banking experience, and have the endorsement of senior management. Due date may vary. more...

Wisconsin Scholarships

Leonardi Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students (freshmen ineligible) attending the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh who are majoring in Special Education. Selection based on academic achievement and career goals. Number of awards may vary. Nonrenewable. more...
Patrick & Anna Cudahy Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Cardinal Stritch University in Wisconsin. Due date, number of awards, and award amount varies. more...
Oshkosh Allergy Center Marketing Scholarship
Scholarship for seniors attending the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh who are majoring in Marketing. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Number of awards may vary. Nonrenewable. more...
Clotilda Brielmaier Art Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Cardinal Stritch University in Wisconsin, majoring in Art. Due date, number of awards, and award amount varies. more...
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships
Scholarship for full-time transfer students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa enrolling in full-time undergraduate studies at Marquette University. Selection is based on scholastic record. Due date and number of awards may vary. more...
IFT Graduate Scholarship
Scholarship for Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) student association members who are graduate students enrolled at an approved postsecondary institution majoring in Food Science or Food Technology. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. A personal statement must be included with application packet. Nonrenewable; recipients may reapply. more...
Edwin J. & Dorothy M. Hartman Scholarship
Scholarship for female undergraduate students attending the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh who have the intent to start a small business or are involved in a family business. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Nonrenewable. more...
Stanley Talarek Scholarship
Scholarship for juniors or seniors attending the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh who are majoring in Special Education. Applicants must have completed the sophomore practicum. Number of awards may vary. Nonrenewable. more...
Carlton E. Kuck Scholarship
Scholarship for college sophomores enrolled at Fox Valley Technical College in the Associate Degree Technical Nursing program. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Due date and number of awards may vary. Contact the college's financial aid office or the Foundation for more information and/or application. more...
Dr. Harold Thorpe Award for Outstanding Senior in Special Education
Scholarship for seniors attending the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh who are majoring in Special Education. Selection based on nomination from the Department. Number of awards may vary. Nonrenewable. more...

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