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Academic Rigor
4.4718
Dorm Life
4.1812
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Bang for the buck
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Clubs and Activities
4.7816
Greek Life
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Most Helpful Review for University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Category: Will learn a lot
  • Review by: Sydney from Minnetonka, MN
  • 34 out of 46 people found this review helpful

The education program is competitive and also very intensive. There is also a huge range of courses offered outside of the major and a lot of learning communities dedicated to various things.

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  • Bailey from Darlington, WI
  • Mar-02-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The most beautiful campus I have seen. It has a great social atmosphere. It isn't party all the time and if you aren't in to that, you will find many other things to do.

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  • Reginald from Chicago, IL
  • Feb-09-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    There is nothing more to say about UW-Madison other than this is the greatest place on earth.

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  • Alexis from Gurnee, IL
  • Jan-13-2015 I am a current student here

    The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an amazing school with tons of opportunities. They have a wide range of student organizations and ways to get involved, so you're never bored. The one problem I have with the school is the weather, but that's expected, being in the Midwest.

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  • Madison, WI
  • Jan-07-2015 I am a current student here

    There's a saying known by all students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and here's how it goes: When you say Wisconsin, you've said it all. The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an amazing institution on every level, whether it's academics, sports, clubs, or an exciting college experience socially. When you say Wisconsin, you've said it all.

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  • MacKayla from Altoona, WI
  • Dec-28-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Wisconsin-Madison is a large school with a huge campus, however my furthest walk to class from my dorm is twenty minutes. While the lectures are large, you have plenty of opportunities to talk to the professor or TA during office hours, which makes asking questions much easier. The vast opportunities to get involved in clubs and organizations fosters many friendships and connections throughout campus.

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  • Evan from Saint Paul, MN
  • Dec-22-2014 I am a current student here

    UW-Madison is a large public university with loads of opportunities. While it is easy to get lost in the sea of students, the university has excellent resources available to ensure each student should succeed, if they work for it. Overall, it's a fun university with a superb location with plenty of ways to be involved.

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  • Anonymous from Fremont, CA
  • Dec-22-2014 I am a current student here

    UW-Madison is a school that offers an amazing liberal arts education that teaches students lifelong skills. The campus is beautiful and located between two lakes. This school offers many opportunities, great academics, and a warm environment.

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  • Kayla from Atlanta, GA
  • Nov-09-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Wisconsin-Madison has so many opportunities for every aspect of college life. There is a great selection of courses, the advisors are very helpful, everyone is really friendly and welcoming, and there is always something to do. It's easy to succeed if you put in the work and take advantage of the help available.

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  • Mary from WI
  • Nov-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Overall, I love attending UW Madison because of all the opportunities available to students. Both social and academic events are going on all the time and are available to all students. In addition, the campus is beautiful and the city has plenty of activities to do throughout the year.

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  • Jenna from Evansville, WI
  • Sep-23-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    UW-Madison is a very diverse school with many vast opportunities. It is a great research school that offers many over seas opportunities. Madison is also a beautiful city by two beautiful lakes.

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