Wisconsin Alumni Association / WAA
(608) 262-2551 -- Wisconsin Alumni Association
(888) 947-2586 -- Toll Free
Fax (608) 262-3332
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
650 N. Lake St
Madison, WI 53706
Founded in 1861 to promote the welfare of the University of Wisconsin and serve the interests of its alumni, the association carries out this mission today through marketing, communications, services, and programs that link alumni back to the university, the university with alumni, and alumni with each other.
WAA offers many events and activities for alumni, students and parents, including:
- Homecoming (see separate record)
- First Year Parents Weekend (see separate record)
- Online store (see separate record)
- Wisconsin Alumni Travel Packages
- Founders Day
- Publish 'On Wisconsin' magazine
- Sponsor career-related programs for students and alumni, including a collaborative effort with MonsterTrak.com to connect alumni with job opportunities.
- Provide free union day passes for members, who are also eligible for discounts on major hotel chains, Avis Car Rentals, Allied Van Lines and more.
- Other services include a credit card program, reunions and continuing education programs (Day on Campus, Alumni University and Grandparents' University).