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Freshman Admissions

What makes Edgewood College distinctive?

Edgewood College is located in the heart of Madison, Wisconsin, about 10 minutes from State Street and downtown. Consistently ranked one of the best places to live in the United States, Madison offers you exceptional access to cultural, academic and social opportunities. Our wooded campus overlooks Lake Wingra and there are shopping and dining options just blocks away.

Small class sizes and courses taught by dedicated professors make your educational experience personalized and inspiring. With an average class size of 15 students, your courses will offer opportunities for discussion and reflection in a hands-on learning environment. Our integrated curriculum empowers you with skills, knowledge, and perspectives from the liberal arts.

Edgewood College students are prepared for meaningful and successful professional lives through abundant internships, study-abroad experiences, research projects and leadership opportunities. At Edgewood College, we help you discover your role in building a just and compassionate world through an interactive, values-based education, rooted in the Dominican tradition.

You’re invited to visit campus!

While we’re glad you’ve already started learning about Edgewood College by visiting our website, we invite you to get to know us even better by visiting campus.  A campus visit is the best way to know if Edgewood College is the right place for you.   We offer visits almost every day and would love to arrange a campus experience that meets your needs.  To schedule a visit or learn more, please call us at 608-663-2294. 

If you just can’t wait for your campus visit to experience Edgewood College, our Experience Edgewood College Videos will give you a taste of what makes Edgewood College special. Meet faculty, staff, and students and see some of our beautiful campus in these short videos.