Madison, WI

Our location on the shores of Lake Wingra in Madison, WI offers you unparalleled academic, cultural and recreational opportunities. We are just blocks away from all major resources of a vibrant capital city: music, art, theatre, large sporting events, museums, restaurants and more.

Discover why Madison is consistently ranked one of the best places for young adults to live in the country. Living in a vibrant capital city means:

  • Walking in the Arboretum
  • Shopping on State Street
  • Conducting research on Lake Wingra
  • Going to a concert at the Overture Center
  • Biking on the Capital City Trail
  • Visiting the Farmer’s Market
  • Checking out the Henry Vilas Zoo
  • Volunteering at Luke House

The best way to discover what life is like as an Edgewood College Eagle is to visit campus. Stop by and visit any time.

Best City

Best City

for an Active Lifestyle
Business Insider, 2017
Fittest City

Fittest City

in America
Fitbit, 2016
Best City

Best City

Post-Graduation
Glamour, 2016
Sportiest City

Sportiest City

in America
Men’s Health, 2017
Best Places

Best Places

to Live in the U.S.
Livability, 2018
Safest

Safest

in the U.S.
MSN Money, 2017
What's great about Madison

VALUABLE INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCES

Edgewood College Eagles are active throughout the local community with valuable internship experiences. Edgewood College students are in places like the Wisconsin State Assembly, American Family Insurance, Kraft, Toki Middle School, St. Mary’s Hospital, and Centro Hispano.

Idah Karonga '16

“My internship at CUNA Mutual Group helped realize how the Edgewood College values prepared me to make a difference in the community around me. While I  gained expertise in my area of study, putting the Edgewood College values into practice also helped me interact with diverse groups of people.”

Louis Ellis '16

“I [landed] a position with Strategic Partners Marketing LLC, a full-service advertising and marketing agency in Madison. I was able to gain experience in all areas of marketing: consulting, media planning and buying, web design, social media, and other digital strategies. I think this experience … will really set me apart from others.”