Impact: By the Numbers
Annual amount transferred from UW Foundation to the university to support education, research and outreach.
Percentage of the budget covered by the state (down from 24% in 2002).
The size of the monthly gift that qualifies you for membership in the 1848 Society and a complimentary WAA membership.
Average total debt of undergraduates with debt upon graduation.
The number of donors who have come together to support the Great People Scholars since 2008.
Cost of an international learning trip for a graduate student.
Every Gift Counts
When we work together the cumulative strength of our gifts reaches across campus and around the world.
- $50 Can help provide a required text book for a student in need
- $200 Enables deans to provide undergraduate research opportunities
- $500 Helps keep star faculty at UW-Madison
- $5,000 Can help provide a research grant to retain a key faculty member