Achievement and prestige, the University of Wisconsin in Madison has been recognized another major university in America. Public, land grant institution, UW-Madison offers a complete spectrum of liberal arts studies, professional programs and activities for students. Spanning 936 acres along the south shore of Lake Mendota, the campus is located in Madison.
Location: Madison, Wisconsin
Founded: 1848 (First Department: February 1849)
Campus: 936 acres (Main Campus)
Registration: 42 595
Budget: 2.701.300.000 $ (2010-2011)