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The University of Wisconsin Madison

Breakdown of “Social Life” at UWMa
By Gender
By Major
Animal StudiesA-
Art & Design DepartmentC-
Business - Management and AdministrationB+
Chemical EngineeringA+
Computer EngineeringB
Computer ScienceA+
Electrical EngineeringA-
Engineering DepartmentA-
Geography and GeosciencesA+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A
Mechanical EngineeringA
Music - Composition/TheoryA-
Natural ResourcesD
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceA+
Nuclear EngineeringC
Political ScienceA-
PreDent and DentistryA+
PreMed and MedicalB-
Social WorkA+

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Quotes touching on Social Life

“... I love UW and I really enjoyed my four years there, however, I had a weakness when it came to spending time socially rather than academically ...”
“... As for the social life- honestly students are ambitious and very full of themselves off state street (main street) area ...”
“... If you want to go into counselling, take a look at the Social Work department ...”
“... I will say academic programs like Education and Social work, as well as other low intellect majors are EASY to get above 3 ...”
“... The social scene was nice, the campus was amazing and the econ department motivated me and I am happy to have landed a job at Goldman Sachs recen...”
“... My four years at Madison were the best years of my life in every aspect, socially, culturally, intellectually and physically ...”
“... I would strongly recommend UW to any student who considers themselves social, independent and hardworking ...”
“... I would recommend this school to anyone from in state or out of state who wants to work hard, but meet many different types of amazing, creative...”
“... Social life is never boring ...”
“... The social life is AWESOME ...”
“... It has a great social life and academically, the professors keep you on your toes ...”
“... Also, the social life is unparalled and the academic coursework is stimulating and difficult ...”
“... This campus and school has SO MUCH to offer, whether it be academically, socially, politically, or otherwise ...”
“... I personally do not like winter like weather, but social scene here looks really nice and I would miss this university when I graduate ...”
“... University of Wisconsin itself is just perfectly blended institution for great academic programs, wonderful social life, extremely well qualifie...”
“... The social life is great ...”
“... I would recommend this University to anyone who cares deeply about developing academically and socially ...”
“... The social scene is the best for College towns that I have been to ...”
“... Parties and social life are incredible, academics are tough and rigorous ...”
“... UW-Madison is one of the most well-rounded schools in terms of academics, sports, and social scene ...”
“... People who are more social and also more party oriented would probably prefer the Southeast dorms, such as Witte and Sellery, while those who are...”
“... The university on the whole is very good, I would recommend attending the UW if you are interested in a solid social network in addition to a *ver...”
“... The social life was off the charts ...”
“... Socially, I never really met any non-drinkers, so I cannot really comment on the non-drinking aspects of Madison ...”
“... I transferred here from a very small, uptight private university, and UW-Madison is by far the better experience, both socially and academically, ...”
“... SOCIAL LIFE: lots of partying ...”
“... Joining a lab group in social psychology was the BEST choice I made while in school ...”
“... Loved it academically, hated it socially (if you don't like bar-hopping or attending frat parties, there's very little to do) ...”
“... On the flipside, I heard that it's easy for humanities and social science students ...”
“... They tend to be pretty liberal (some are kinda socialist/quasi-communist IMHO) ...”
“... UW-Madison is an extremely nice facility that provides the freedom to explore numerous areas of interest, whether academic, extra-curricular o...”
“... Socially there is a lot to do, mostly drinking related ...”
“... Socially, I've noticed that people can be somewhat cliquish (almost to the point that it still feels like HS) ...”
“... Socially, however, the UW is a "party school" in a small Midwestern city very lacking in diversity (this probably won't bother you at all if you...”
“... Socially, however, the UW is a "party school" in a small Midwestern city extremely lacking in diversity (this probably won't bother you at all i...”
“... UW Madison students have a social life centered around beer and drugs and not much else ...”
“... Now, for the social aspect ...”

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