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About UW–Madison

Organizational Chart

The chancellor of the University of Wisconsin–Madison reports to the UW System President and the entire UW System is governed by the UW System Board of Regents.

UW–Madison organizational chart (PDF)

Organizational Structure for UW–Madison

  • Chancellor

    (A Chief Strategy Officer and Chief of Staff report directly to the chancellor.)

    • Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

      • Schools and Colleges
        • Agricultural & Life Sciences, College of
        • Business, Wisconsin School of
        • Continuing Studies, Division of
        • Education, School of
        • Engineering, College of
        • Environmental Studies, Nelson Institute for
        • Extension, Division of
        • Wisconsin Public Media
        • Human Ecology, School of
        • Law School
        • Letters and Science, College of
        • Medicine and Public Health, School of
        • Nursing, School of
        • Officer Education
        • Pharmacy, School of
        • Veterinary Medicine, School of
      • Divisions and Units
        • Academic Planning and Institutional Research
        • Academic Operations
        • Arts, Division of the
        • CIO (Chief Information Officer)/Division of Information Technology (Joint appointment with Vice-Chancellor for Financial Affairs)
        • Chazen Museum of Art
        • Diversity, Equity & Educational Achievements, Division of
        • Enrollment Management Division
        • Faculty and Staff Affairs
        • General Library System
        • International Division
        • Strategic Consulting, Office of (Joint appointment with Vice-Chancellor for Financial Affairs)
        • Teaching, Learning, and Mentoring, Center for
        • Wisconsin Idea Seminar
        • UW Press
        • Wisconsin Public Media
        • Officer Education
    • Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration

      • Divisions and Units
        • Business Services
        • Data Management & Analytics Services
        • Facilities Planning & Management
        • Human Resources
        • Madison Budget Office
        • University Housing
        • University Police Department
    • Vice-Chancellor for Legal Affairs

      • Office of Legal Affairs
      • Office of Compliance
        • Americans with Disabilities Act
        • Equal Opportunity Complaint Investigation
        • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
        • Public Records
        • Title IX
    • Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education

      • 19 Interdisciplinary Centers & Institutes
      • Research and Sponsored Programs
      • Research Policy and Compliance
        • Animal Research
        • Fetal Tissue Research FAQs
        • Human Research
        • Research Information and Data Security
        • Research Integrity and Other Requirements
        • Research Safety
        • Stem Cell Research
      • Graduate School
    • Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

      • Identity and Inclusion
        • Gender and Sexuality Campus Center
        • McBurney Disability Resource Center
        • Multicultural Student Center
        • Office of Inclusion Education
        • University Veteran Services
      • Student Advocacy
        • Associated Students of Madison
        • Center for the First- Year Experience
        • Dean of Students Office
        • Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards
        • Parent and Family Program
      • Health and Wellbeing
        • University Health Services
        • University Recreation and Wellbeing
      • Leadership and Engagement
        • Center for Leadership & Involvement
        • Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life
        • Wisconsin Union
        • Conference Centers
        • Student Affairs Alumni Engagement and Development
    • Vice Chancellor for University Relations

      • Communications
        • University Communications
      • Government Affairs and Strategic Partnerships
        • Community Relations
        • Federal Relations
        • State Relations
        • Tribal Relations
        • UW Connects
      • Industry Engagement
        • Business Engagement, Office of
      • Marketing
        • Campus and Visitor Relations
        • Trademark Licensing, Office of
        • University Marketing
    • Chief Diversity Officer & Deputy Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion

      • Academic Coaching & Tutorial Services
      • Center for Educational Opportunity
      • Employee Disability Resources, Office of
      • First Wave/Multicultural Arts Initiatives, Office of
      • Learning Communities for Institutional Change & Excellence
      • McNair Scholars Programs
      • Mercile J. Lee Scholars Program
      • PEOPLE (Precollege Enrichment Opportunity Program for Learning Excellence)
      • Posse
      • Strategic Diversity Planning & Research, Office of
    • Vice Chancellor for Medical Affairs and Dean, School of Medicine and Public Health

    • Director of Athletics

Affiliated Organizations

  • Wisconsin Foundation & Alumni Association
  • UW Medical Foundation
  • University Hospital and Clinics
  • Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
  • University Research Park

Governance

  • Faculty
    • Faculty Senate
    • University Committee
    • Secretary of the Faculty
  • Academic Staff
    • Academic Staff Assembly
    • Academic Staff Executive Committee
    • Secretary of the Academic Staff
  • University Staff
    • University Staff Congress
    • Central Committee
    • Secretary of the University Staff
  • Students
    • Associated Students of Madison

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