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AboutPoints of Pride

Student Enrollment

  • 2,134 undergraduate students
    • 18% are first–generation students
    • 21% identify as non–white
    • 49% are from outside of Wisconsin
  • 95 graduate students
    • 36 international students (38%) from 20 countries

Research

  • 45 tenure–track faculty conducting research
  • 80+ scholarly articles published last year
  • 8 faculty–led labs

Alumni

  • 16,722 living alumni of the School of Human Ecology at UW–Madison
  • Our school’s alumni reside in 37 countries and all 50 states with nearly half living in Wisconsin.
  • They work in fields that contribute $65B to Wisconsin’s economy and $3T to the nation’s economy.

Philanthropy & Financial Support

  • 200+ undergraduate scholarships awarded annually
  • 100% of our PhD & MFA students receive guaranteed funding
  • $465,316 awarded in scholarships and fellowships to graduate students last year
  • Faculty awards made possible through philanthropy

2023 data sources.