Advocate for the UW
As a public university, UW–Madison is affected by the decisions of our state and federal governments. We need alumni and friends like you to speak up about issues that impact our students, faculty, and the critical work they do for the world. Find out how you can support the UW below.
The Wisconsin Alumni Advocacy Coalition consists of UW–Madison alumni and friends who are actively interested in supporting government policies that positively impact the university. There are a variety of ways you can get involved throughout the year, from communicating with elected officials to simply staying informed on the issues. Join today to start receiving advocacy resources and news updates.
Wisconsin State Budget
The biennial state budget determines a significant portion of the university’s funding for the next two years, impacting every corner of the UW. This year, the proposed budget is the toughest we’ve seen in a decade. Learn more about what this budget entails and how it will affect UW–Madison.
Wisconsin residents are essential advocates on state issues such as budgets, building projects, and public policy. Here’s what you need to know.