Student Support

Our students are among the very best – they are compassionate, intelligent, and skilled.

As veterinarians and researchers, they will make a difference supporting animal conservation, identifying emerging animal and human health diseases, ensuring the health of animals in shelters, advancing the health of zoo and aquatic center animals, serving as leaders in academia and industry, and caring for pets and their families.

Help support their educational goals by making a gift.

100 %of scholarship applicants received aid in 2018-19

1.98 MTotal student support awarded (2018-19)

622 Total scholarships awarded (2018-19)

Contact Us

Kristi Thorson
Associate Dean for Advancement & Administration
(608) 265-9692
kristi.thorson@wisc.edu 

Pat Bowdish
Managing Senior Director of Development
(608) 332-4750
pat.bowdish@supportuw.org

Heidi Kramer
Director of Development
(608) 327-9136
heidi.kramer@supportuw.org