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The combination of a superb graduate education and one of the world’s most successful research enterprises is the signature of the Graduate School at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. More »


Graduate student at the Arboretum

With over 140 master’s degree programs and over 100 at the doctoral level, the University of Wisconsin-Madison offers a wide range of academic fields to choose from. More »


Student doing research in lab

The research engine at UW-Madison is driven by a hunger for discovery, gifted researchers, top graduate students, dedicated staff and some of the finest facilities in the world. More »

REorganization updates

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Read about reorganization of leadership in the university’s research enterprise, which includes dividing the responsibilities of the dean of the graduate school into two positions – the vice chancellor for research and graduate education and the dean of the Graduate School. More »


Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education

Oversees the university’s research enterprise, cross-campus research centers, and the Graduate School. More »