University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, WI

Questions and Answers

Iris S.
4 days ago
What type of assistance does University of Wisconsin-Madison offer to help students secure internships and first jobs?
Luci A.
5 days ago
How does reciprocity with Minnesota residents work?
Rachel L.
6 days ago
What labs are available to support the UW-Madison biology program?
Katty L.
9 days ago
How does scholarships and financial aid work for graduate students both in the masters and PhD program?
Stryder B.
19 days ago
What are the requirements to receive in state tuition at University of Wisconsin-Madison?
Meelan D.
25 days ago
Where can I find more information on Career Forward and the Multicultural Center?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Somewhat Selective (52% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

66% White
6% Asian
5% Hispanic
3% Multiracial
2% Black
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Research Scientist84k
Software Engineer80k
Electrical Engineer75k
Software Developer74k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)73k
Mechanical Engineer72k
Project Engineer71k
Based on 39,963 student responses
59.1kAvg. Early Career Pay
105kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
49%in High-Meaning careers
33%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$37,785 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.