University of Wisconsin–Madison
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Students entering the Genetics Biotechnology Center.

Make a Donation

The Wisconsin Idea rests on the principle that the University of Wisconsin should promote the well-being of the citizenry.  The University would do so by advancing democracy – providing citizens with assets to enhance their own progress, and connecting the citizens with one another. In order to provide the best experience throughout our lecture series, we ask for donations.

If you want to donate please follow the directions below.

  1. Go to the University of Wisconsin Foundation
  2. When entering what to support please copy and paste Wisconsin Idea Course #112750002
  3. Then add the funds you wish to donate

Thank you for your support,
The Wisconsin Idea Committee