News briefs from the Wisconsin Alumni Association
As the cost of college education rises, so does the need for financial literacy. UW administrators and researchers are trying to find the best ways to educate students and parents about debt, value, and planning for the future.
Hoping to double alumni donations, the UW prepares to roll out an aggressive campaign.
Badger Partnership aims for revised model of state support.
Admissions office ramps up partnership with alumni.
Red Shirt program will result in a $250,000 gift for scholarships.
Earning potential comes with a price.
Alumni chapters step up need-based scholarship efforts.
Helping medical students with debt allows them to serve where the need is greatest.
About one out of every five students in the UW’s 2008 freshman class is entitled to say, “I’m the first person in my immediate family to go to college.”