1. UW-River Falls Chancellor Search and Screen Committee named

    MADISON, Wis.—University of Wisconsin System President Tommy Thompson and Board of Regents President Andrew S. Petersen have finalized a 10-member Search and Screen Committee to help identify the next chancellor […]

  2. UW System to gauge alumni satisfaction in broad survey

    Satisfaction, other measures to be assessed in first-time national survey

    MADISON, Wis.—The University of Wisconsin System is embarking on an ambitious survey of alumni aimed at gauging career and education satisfaction, knowledge and skills gained, community and civic involvement, economic […]

  3. UW System, Alliant Energy recognize outstanding students, teachers for 2020

    MADISON, Wis.—Two University of Wisconsin System students and four teachers are being recognized today by the UW System and Alliant Energy Foundation for their outstanding achievements. The Alliant Energy/Erroll B. […]

  4. UW System will lead massive surge testing effort for COVID-19 in Wisconsin (news summary)

    MADISON, Wis. – University of Wisconsin System campuses, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), will serve as the first “surge testing” sites for a new […]

  5. UW System enrollment drops overall, increases for underrepresented students

    Impact of pandemic is less than anticipated

    MADISON, Wis.—Preliminary enrollment at University of Wisconsin System campuses decreased 1.9 percent in fall 2020 compared to the previous year, a drop in line with demographic shifts and less than […]

  6. UW System to lead massive surge testing effort for Wisconsin

    Federal push is first using Abbott BinaxNOW COVID-19 tests

    MADISON, Wis.—University of Wisconsin (UW) System campuses, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), will serve as the first “surge testing” sites for a new […]

  7. UW System announces Wisconsin Regents Opportunity Scholarship

    MADISON, Wis.— The new Wisconsin Regents Opportunity Scholarship will provide up to $10,000 to underrepresented and underserved undergraduate students who have overcome adversity, exhibited financial need, and demonstrated merit, Regent […]