sunset at the UW-Madison Union Terrace

Welcome to Badger Precollege

The University of Wisconsin–Madison is committed to reaching people of all ages inside and outside of the classroom. Our precollege programs provide youth ages 5-18 with transformative learning experiences in academic and recreational areas of interest. In addition to getting a taste of the college experience, youth benefit from interacting with UW–Madison’s outstanding facilities, resources, and faculty. UW–Madison is proud to offer an enriching place for youth to learn, discover, and grow.