Impact: By the Numbers
Average annual room and board cost for an undergraduate student.
Cost of an undergraduate's research experience.
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).
Average annual cost of books and supplies for an undergraduate student.
The number of gifts made to support UW-Madison in 2012.
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
- $250 Can help support a student with need-based aid with a tuition scholarship
- $500 Helps keep star faculty at UW-Madison
- $5,000 Can help provide a research grant to retain a key faculty member