All across the state of Wisconsin, UW–Madison changes lives through its research contributions, commitment to public service and entrepreneurial activities. Explore the ways that UW–Madison changes lives for the better. Watch for more at #UWChangesLives on social media.
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$847MState & Local Tax Revenue
$2.3BFrom UW Startups
193KWisconsin Jobs Supported by UW
$1.16BResearch Expenditures at UW
362UW-Related Startups in Wisconsin
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UW in Your County
Guided by a common purpose, UW students, alumni, faculty and staff give back to every county in Wisconsin through research projects, professional careers and public service.
2,459 Current Undergraduate Students
1,945 Medical Professionals with Degrees from UW
For more on UW in your county:
WISCONSIN CENTER FOR DAIRY RESEARCH Marianne Smukowski
Safety and quality of dairy products, Wisconsin Master Cheesemaker Program
ELECTIONS RESEARCH CENTER Barry Burden
American politics, campaigns and elections, election administration, U.S. Congress
CENTER FOR LIMNOLOGY Emily Stanley
Freshwater ecology; Wisconsin lakes, streams, rivers; aquatic restoration
APPLIED POPULATION LABORATORY David Egan-Robertson
U.S. Census data for Wisconsin, population estimates and projections