The role that parents and family members play in the college admissions process varies widely, but some level of involvement is important, as students will benefit from your support, encouragement, and input. College admissions can, at times, seem confusing or even overwhelming.
A family can assist by working to take away some of the pressure. Accompany your student on campus visits, help with reminders about deadlines, and provide some perspective and a dose of reality throughout the process.
We’ve compiled this page to help you understand our admissions process and what it means to be the parent of a future Badger.
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