University of Wisconsin-Extension
Improving Lives and Communities in Wisconsin
Through hundreds of initiatives, statewide and beyond, UW-Extension works with the people of Wisconsin solve their most pressing issues and uncover their most promising opportunities. But what does that mean exactly? What does UW-Extension actually do?
While the list is long, they do things like make it easier for working people to earn their degree so they can stay marketable in their fields. They educate parents as they navigate the new digital age with their children. They share best practices and facilitate networking to burgeoning entrepreneurs. And they help families plan for a secure financial future. Wisconsin Public Television? That’s them. Training future leaders to tackle large-scale community problems through civil discourse? Them too. Ever participated in 4-H? Also UW-Extension.
And that’s just the beginning. In short, while you may not know too much about UW-Extension, odds are you’ve partnered with them or tapped into some of the programs, research and resources they offer, every single day. They invite you to get to know more about them, their mission and their impact.
Through UW-Extension, people of Wisconsin and beyond can access university resources and engage in learning, wherever they live and work.