Wisconsin is Lagging Behind
Wisconsin’s economy is lagging behind other states. Change is needed to revitalize the state’s economy, better educate its residents, and strengthen its communities.
Change is Needed Now
The University of Wisconsin campuses are uniquely positioned to address this urgent need for change and are striving to do so.
Advantage Wisconsin has seven core strategies. This framework will ensure UW campuses serve as vital catalysts to enhance the future success of the state’s businesses, residents, and students in the decade ahead.†
Growth Agenda Goals
Increase the number of Wisconsin graduates and expand educational opportunities through improving access and increasing retention and graduation rates.
Increase the creation of well-paying jobs by expanding the university research enterprise while linking academic programs to entrepreneurship and business development.