Join us in April for Badger Family Spring Visit

Badger Family Spring Visit (BFSV) is an opportunity for you to visit your student(s) any weekend during the month of April and attend free or low-cost events in Madison that our team of local pros have compiled specifically for you.

Day of the Badger returns April 5–6

Seize the day the Badger Way! Looking for ways to participate? Put on your favorite UW red attire and head over to, where you can find more than 100 critical funds to support the UW.

Black Arts Matter Festival

Black Arts Matter (BAM) Festival is an interdisciplinary arts festival dedicated to building community around Black artistry. The 2022 BAM Festival will celebrate contemporary Black art with a three-day national poetry slam, discussions, and performances in music, theater, dance, and more.

Top Ten Recent Facebook Posts

If you are not able to follow our Facebook page closely, but also worried about missing great content, this is the post for you! Read on for a recap of the top posts our Badger …

Badger Family Forum: A Community of Care on Campus

As your students navigate the start of spring semester, they may be realizing that the support they need now looks different than it did before. Perhaps they are looking for strategies to support their mental …

Blank’s Slate: Meeting the continuing challenge of Covid-19

In her latest blog post, Chancellor Rebecca Blank outlines what’s been learned as the university has adapted to deal with COVID-19, and how it’s informing the newest campus actions in support of everyone’s health and …

Campus COVID-19 update: Testing for all students before spring semester

As campus shared last week, we will resume in-person instruction as scheduled on January 25. We believe that the key precautions we are taking will give our campus community strong protection against COVID-19 while maintaining the benefits of in-person learning.