Students have many ways to connect with others who share their goals, attitudes, and interests — as well as opportunities to expand their horizons beyond familiarity. UW–Madison brings together people from across the United States and all over the world from diverse cultural and life experiences.
Take time to explore, connect, and build community while you are here.
Ways to engage
UW-Madison honors its diversity by cultivating intentional experiences and spaces for students to learn and celebrate within and across identity, culture, and heritage to promote a more culturally aware campus community.
Our Centers facilitate opportunities for academic and social support, co-curricular programming, and community building.
A great way to get involved, meet new people, and develop leadership skills on campus. There are more than 900 student organizations on campus, and many of them are cultural based.
Programming meant to cultivate intentional experiences and spaces for students to learn and celebrate within and across identity, culture, and heritage to promote a more culturally aware campus community.
Report an incident
Bias or hate incident
Including slurs, degrading language, epithets, graffiti, symbols, assault, microagressions, and harassment.
Get support and resources for healing and recovery regardless of sex, gender, or sexual orientation. Confidential support is also available.
Health and well-being through an equity and social justice lens including personal physical health, mental health, and connection to a safe campus.
Connecting students who are dealing with temporary and ongoing food insecurity with campus and community resources for long-term support.
University Health Services
Medical, mental health, wellness, prevention, survivor resources, and health insurance information
(608)-265-5600 – option 9 for 24-hour crisis line
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Multicultural Student Center
Red Gym, 2nd floor
716 Langdon St, Madison WI
Monday-Fridays from 10am-4pm