What is UW System Administration?

Thank you for your interest in a career at the University of Wisconsin System Administration. UW System Administration (UWSA) consists of 17 departments and approximately 300 employees who facilitate the efficiency and effectiveness of one of the nation’s premier public university systems. These offices assist in carrying out the responsibilities of the UW System Office of the President, as set forth by the Board of Regents and the Wisconsin State Statutes.


Located in Madison, Wisconsin, at UW System Administration (UWSA) we believe there’s more to it than simply being employed. As one of the nation’s leading system institutions for education and research, UW has a rich history of serving both our internal community of students, faculty, and staff, as well as greater Madison and Wisconsin communities, and the world.

Madison, Wisconsin


Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Wisconsin System is an Affirmative Action & Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to achieving a diverse workforce and to maintaining a community which welcomes and values a climate supporting equal opportunity and difference among its members.

For more information on Diversity, Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity at UW System Administration, refer to the AA&EEO website.