Get Involved

There are many ways to match your passions with opportunities to get involved and to grow your leadership skills at UW–Madison.

Student organizations

The Wisconsin Involvement Network allows students to connect with 1,000+ student organizations, learn about and attend events, and track their involvement.

Student government

The Associated Students of Madison (ASM) is the official student government of UW–Madison, representing over 43,000 students. There are limitless opportunities to volunteer with ASM.

Wisconsin Union leadership

Wisconsin Union Directorate is a student programming and leadership board. WUD organizes some experiences and events through the Wisconsin Union.

Outdoor UW

Outdoor rentals, yoga classes, Wisconsin Hoofers and boat mooring on Lake Mendota.

Intramural sports

Whether you’re showing up or showing off, there’s a team for you in intramural sports.

Adventure Learning Programs

Improve your group’s dynamics with adventure-based team-building workshops.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion

We value an inclusive environment where all Badgers feel like they belong and are supported. We also encourage student engagement with social justice in areas including race, health, gender and sexuality, socioeconomic status, religion, and more.

Leadership programs

The Center for Leadership and Involvement (CfLI) helps students connect with far-ranging leadership and engagement opportunities throughout campus. These include leadership seminars with fellow students, faculty, staff, and community members, as well as UW–Madison’s Leadership Certificate Program.

Find a Leadership Program

More campus resources


Connect with the Morgridge Center for Public Service.

Explore volunteer opportunities

Study abroad

Extend your classroom boundaries to the world.

Connect with study abroad

Campus events

Discover what’s happening today at UW–Madison.

Find an event