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An Update from the UW Police Chief: Clarifying Campus Notifications

This update was originally published on the UW–Madison Police Department’s blog, Chief’s Corner, and has been edited for audience. One of the most visible yet most misunderstood campus safety measures that the UW–Madison Police Department (UWPD) facilitates is the issuance of timely warnings and emergency alerts. All UW­–Madison students,…

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Kristen Roman, chief of police at the UW–Madison.


Important Reminders: December

No-Cost Flu Shots

Student Food and Financial Resources

No-Cost Bus Passes

Key Dates and Deadlines

Calendar for Badger Families

Download an electronic copy of our calendar for Badger families.  It includes important dates, month-by-month transitions, and campus information.

Badger Family Handbook

Download an electronic copy of the Badger Family Handbook. You’ll find information on key campus resources that support student success.

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