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University of Wisconsin - Madison

716 Langdon St, Madison, WI 53706-1400
+1 608-263-2400
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Pretty old buildings

A great walk around the old buildings in Madison. I stayed downtown and enjoyed walking around at... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Copenhagen, Denmark
what a campus

No doubt a beautiful setting to learn in and the environment only adds to the splendor of the... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
Forest Lake, Minnesota
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716 Langdon St, Madison, WI 53706-1400
+1 608-263-2400

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

A great walk around the old buildings in Madison. I stayed downtown and enjoyed walking around at this pretty campus. I would come back.

Thank springAnne
Reviewed 16 May 2017

No doubt a beautiful setting to learn in and the environment only adds to the splendor of the learning process.

Thank Indy27
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Had 5 awesome years of undergrad here. Helpful professors. Great students from all over the world. Mix of old, historic buildings, and newer modern ones. The terrace is an awesome place to visit. There is a lot of history throughout the campus

Thank nzbadger2
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We stopped in Madison on our way to a medical appt. at the Mayo Clinic because my father graduated from Univ. of Wisconsin in 1946! He had always described the beautiful setting and buildings. I'm sure many buildings had changed since then, but I still...More

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The is certainly attractive location but the building styles varied wildly some more interesting than others. The campus also appears not to be contiguous with commercial operations set down seemingly through out the campus. To say the campus is a bit hard to navigate, at...More

Thank jsthouston
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We join campus tour. We walked around the campus. The campus is very nice. We got to know the school better.

Thank Jerry W
Reviewed 30 March 2017

UW-Madison is first class! Sports here are a thrill! Urban meets beautiful - Lake Mendota is stunning!

Thank Kimmarie S
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Very clean and beautiful campus, along with the lake view , i have to say this is a great environment to study. Winter is the thing, but not so bad if you know how to drink in Wisconsin way. Very inspiring teachers and students. Great...More

Thank Lala C
Reviewed 22 March 2017

A scheduled campus welcome and tour brought us to the university. Great campus with many wonderful opportunities for students to develop their skills and grow as a member of society,

Thank 13Moondance13
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We love visiting UW-Madison. Whether it to visit our children, attend a sporting event, make purchases at the book store, or to just relax at the terrace you cannot beat UW-Madison. Plus, they are a top notch university. If you have a child in high...More

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Hi everyone! I'm looking at grad schools in the midwest and plan to visit University of Michigan and UW-Madison this spring. Does anyone have any recommendations for how to go from one school to the other for cheap? Thanks!
31 December 2016|
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Response from wisconsinwinegirl | Reviewed this property |
These schools are on the opposite side of Lake Michigan, hundreds of miles apart. If I were visiting campuses, the most economical way would be to fly to a nearby city and rent a car or find a bus (try Greyhound or Coach... More
What hotels are closest to the campus?
23 June 2016|
Response from Mike R | Reviewed this property |
Hotel RED (near Camp Randal), and Doubletree on University Ave (near Kohl Center) are closest