Situated between two lakes, Mendota and Monona, the University of Wisconsin – Madison and the city of Madison have been ranked as one of the most beautiful campuses and coolest college towns by Conde Nast Traveler and Jetsetter. The University of Wisconsin, locally known as UW-Madison, is a public research university in Madison, Wisconsin. If you like to bike, explore gardens, and sample the latest eats at food trucks, you definitely should take a look at the calendar of events occurring in Madison. One fun fact about UW-Madison…they have won a total of 29 NCAA National Titles.
“One of the deciding factors in choosing the University of Wisconsin-Madison was the welcoming community and strong school spirit.”
Molly, current freshman
Joan Cusack – Actor
Jerry Zucker – Movie Director/Producer
Charlie Trotter – Renowned Chef
Elmer Winter – Founder of Manpower Inc.
Joyce Carol Oates – National Book Award-winning Author
Popular coffee spot
Colectivo is the spot to go for a quick cup of joe.
Where do students like to hang?
The Memorial Union is the all-time favorite place for students, staff, and visitors alike to hang out when they get a free moment.
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