The UW–Madison Reputation
The university has been nationally and internationally ranked as:
- a top 8 research institution
- 13th best public college in the U.S.
- 7th in patents held among U.S. universities
- top 5 for federal support of graduate students, with 27.3 million in funding for science and engineering fellowships, traineeships, and training grants
- 33rd most powerful global university brand