We’re here to support your success
Student Affairs is 900+ people across multiple campus units dedicated to helping UW–Madison students succeed in and out of the classroom. We celebrate diversity and creating a welcoming and safe community where all students can grow. Our programs and services cover areas including health and well-being, identity and inclusion, leadership and community engagement, and student advocacy.
Create your Wisconsin Experience
As Badgers, we are committed to creating an inclusive environment where every student feels a sense of belonging, and where we appreciate and celebrate one another’s abilities, views, and accomplishments.
We strive to find greater meaning every day through purposeful action. We work for the common good and lead for positive change.
We develop resilience, and we foster courage in life and learning. There are so many things you can do at UW–Madison. Take time to simply be and to take care of yourself along the way.
Get help when you need it
We recognize there is a new normal, and we are here to help — on and off-campus.
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Including slurs, degrading language, epithets, graffiti, symbols, assault, microagressions, and harassment.
Actions related to sexual assault or exploitation, dating/domestic violence, or stalking.
News and events
Artificial intelligence (AI) tools like Chat GPT, Dall-E, and others are here to stay. While students and instructors have experienced the potential opportunities of AI, it can also be challenging to navigate this new norm …September 20, 2023
Joel Baraka, Class of 2022, Recounts His First Year As A Badger By Mia McCauley, Student Affairs At UW–Madison, our traditions run deep. One prime example is New Student Convocation, happening on September 5 at …August 29, 2023
By Mia McCauley, Student Affairs When I moved from California to Wisconsin my freshman year, the big change was unsettling. Not to mention, I felt a lot of pressure to make strong connections, get high …August 29, 2023
Students, faculty, and staff at the University of Wisconsin–Madison now have greater access to naloxone on campus. Naloxone is a lifesaving medicine that can rapidly reverse an opioid overdose. UW–Madison is a participant in Wisconsin Voices …August 28, 2023
How do you change how your name appears in online tools and systems on campus? It’s a simple question, and it feels like it ought to have a simple answer. But for many UW–Madison community …August 28, 2023
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