Office of Admissions and Recruitment / Undergraduate Admissions



(608) 262-3961 -- Office of Admissions and Recruitment (automated) 

(608) 262-7706

Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

702 West Johnson Street, Suite 1101
Madison, WI 53715-1007
Note:The entrance is at the corner of W. Johnson St. and N. Lake St.; there is no entrance from within 333 East Campus Mall.

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As of Fall 2016 term, students will be able to use the Common Application in addition to the University of Wisconsin System Application.  

Helpful Links: -- Student Experience -- How to Apply -- Admitted Student Checklist -- Checking Status of Application/NetID Information -- Application changes due to joining the Common Application

The Office of Admissions and Recruitment is here to assist as you prepare to become a future Badger. Admission to the University of Wisconsin-Madison is holistic, competitive, and selective. In reviewing your application, we will consider your performance in rigorous course work, written statements, standardized test scores, extracurricular activities and an optional letter of recommendation. We are also looking for sustained involvement in activities in or out of school, leadership, community involvements, research or any special gifts or talents that you would bring to our university.

ACT Test Code: 4656
SAT Test Code: 1846