"We want to make sure that all students from Wisconsin who are admitted to UW-Madison can afford to come," Blank told the UW System Board of Regents during a meeting on the UW-Madison campus Thursday.
The University is widely recognized for its top-rated programs in Sociology, Engineering, Education, Business, and Public Affairs.
UW Madison is also distinguished for its high research activity, and the school is a founding member of the prestigious (AAU).
Admissions officials note that a student's class rank, secondary school record, GPA, recommendations, standardized test scores, and state residency are the most important factors in the admissions process.
Other factors include an applicant's level of interest, alumni relation, character/personal qualities, application essay, extracurricular activities, work experience, racial/ethnic status, volunteer work, talents/abilities, and whether the candidate is a first -generation college student.
Bucky's Tuition Promise is expected to cover more than 800 students in each incoming class of freshmen and transfer students.
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