University of Wisconsin-Madison

The University of Wisconsin–Madison is a public land-grant research university in Madison, Wisconsin. Founded when Wisconsin achieved statehood in 1848, UW–Madison is the official state university of Wisconsin and... Wikipedia

  • Former names:  University of Wisconsin (1848-1971)
  • Motto:  Numen Lumen (Latin)
  • Motto (English):  "Divine light"
  • Type:  Public land-grant research university
  • Established:  July 26, 1848
  • Parent institution:  University of Wisconsin System
  • Academic affiliation:  AAU, ORAU, URA, Sea-grant
  • Endowment:  $4.0 billion (2021)
  • Chancellor:  Jennifer L. Mnookin
  • Academic staff:  2,220
  • Students:  47,932 (fall 2021)
  • Undergraduates:  33,506 (fall 2021)
  • Postgraduates:  12,458 (fall 2021)
  • Campus:  Large City, 936 acres
  • Colors:  Red & white
  • Mascot:  Bucky Badger
  • Sporting affiliations:  NCAA Division I FBS – Big Ten, WCHA
  • Website:  www.wisc.edu
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo