Impact: By the Numbers
Percentage of faculty funded by gifts and endowments.
Cost of an international learning trip for a graduate student.
Cost to fund a year-long internship in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.
The size of the monthly gift that qualifies you for membership in the 1848 Society and a complimentary WAA membership.
Average annual room and board cost for an undergraduate student.
Percentage of the budget covered by the state (down from 24% in 2002).
Every Gift Counts
When we work together the cumulative strength of our gifts reaches across campus and around the world.
- $100 Can provide an emergency grant to keep a student enrolled
- $200 Enables deans to provide undergraduate research opportunities
- $500 Helps keep star faculty at UW-Madison
- $1,000 Can help provide a grant to a student entrepreneur to help bring an idea to market