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The University of Wisconsin Madison

Breakdown of “Extracurricular Activities” at UWMa

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By Gender
MalesA-
FemalesA-
By Major
AccountingA+
Animal StudiesA-
AnthropologyA+
ArchaeologyD-
Art & Design DepartmentB+
BiologyA-
Business - Management and AdministrationB+
Chemical EngineeringA+
ChemistryA
CommunicationsA+
Computer EngineeringB
Computer ScienceB-
Cultures/CivilizationB
EconomicsA
EducationA-
Electrical EngineeringA
Engineering DepartmentB+
EnglishA-
FinanceB
GeneticsA-
Geography and GeosciencesA+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A-
JournalismB+
KinesiologyA+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A-
MathA
Mechanical EngineeringA-
Music - Composition/TheoryA
Natural ResourcesD
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceA+
Nuclear EngineeringB-
NutritionC+
OtherB
PharmacyA
PhilosophyA-
Political ScienceA-
PreDent and DentistryA
PreMed and MedicalB-
PsychologyB+
Social WorkA+
SociologyA-
UndecidedA-
ZoologyA

Against similar schools

Extracurricular Activities compared with similar schools in class.

University of Wisconsin Madison
 A-
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B+
University of California Berkeley
 B+
Cornell University
 A-
Stanford University
 A-
Yale University
 A-
Princeton University
 B
University of Southern California
 B+
F
A+

Extracurricular Activities

... Sports are huge here, tailgating parties are fun ...Read full comment
... I'm a pretty smart person so I expected to get into the business school after getting straight A's my first year and having some extracurricular ...Read full comment
... Not to mention the wonderful restaurants, cinema events, indie music, art opportunities, student unions, coffee houses, clean and new gyms, and e...Read full comment
... There's everything here: the crowd that like to get drunk and plays sports all weekend, the earthy hippie type, the radical protestor, funky art...Read full comment
... I am not a sports buff but love to go to Big Ten games ...Read full comment
... Given every school has there problems, but if you get involved in activities involved with your specific group, you are going to fit in ...Read full comment
... Even if you're not into parties, the city of Madison provides tons of activities and opportunities to keep you busy ...Read full comment
... The sports, the city, and the people make this place a lot of fun ...Read full comment
... SI On Campus rated UW-Madison as the best sports school, and it shows ...Read full comment
... Partier, or non-partier, sports fanatic, or video game master ...Read full comment
... Varsity sports are great and every game is competative ...Read full comment
... Campus life is amazing, we rule at sports, we rule at drinking, having fun, Madison is the place to go to college ...Read full comment
... activities and athletics ...Read full comment
... The general atmosphere is very friendly, and there are many different types of people both on campus and in the surrounding area, which combine ...Read full comment
... Our school is so much fun, always something to do, fun college town, huge sports with the best tailgating, good frat parties/ apartment/house par...Read full comment
... Sports scene may not be the biggest, but I like Ice Hockey ...Read full comment
... There are a lot of club/intramural sport opportunities that provide a productive way to get away from your studies from time to time ...Read full comment
... There is always something going on whether it be sports, concerts, or gigantic assemblages of people ...Read full comment
... There are plenty of new people to meet, tons of great entertainment venues and performances, and always sports on-campus to watch ...Read full comment
... UW-Madison is one of the most well-rounded schools in terms of academics, sports, and social scene ...Read full comment
... My undergraduate school was not a good cultural fit for me - it was Southern, conservative, religious, racist, and totally into sports and the Gr...Read full comment
... I think the city provides a good amount of non-alcoholic activities, you just have to look for them ...Read full comment
... I've learned to adapt to and even love the winter weather and activities now ...Read full comment
... HOMEWORK: lots, depending on your major DIVERSITY: nonexistent SPORTS: the badgers lost their last few games, what more do i have to say ...Read full comment
... All the "activities" you may have heard about in Madison all include alcohol and immorality ...Read full comment
... The ensuing media hoopla (our building was on ESPN SportsCenter the next day) was priceless ...Read full comment
... It's fairly easy to make friends if you live in the co-ops or do some extra curricular activities and there's various hobby/activity/religious/po...Read full comment
... If you're into sports, there are plenty events here for you; i particularly enjoy the hockey and football games, although they can get quite expe...Read full comment
... There is a large variety of clubs, sports and programs to be a part of, and the night life isn't half bad either ;) The school has a fantastic re...Read full comment
... Hundreds of fun activities and great sports ...Read full comment
... Because of that, freshmen year was kind of rough on the weekends, I spent most of my time hanging out with the other two ‘sober kids’ on my ...Read full comment
... Try to find other interests (especially extracurricular activities if you're thinking about grad school in the future ...Read full comment
... -Badger sports are a great form of entertainment ...Read full comment
... Find some extracurricular activities that suit you ...Read full comment
... Your dorm becomes its own community, as every one of them holds activities for freshmen so they can meet others ...Read full comment
... Oh and the sports teams rock ...Read full comment
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