Student Life

At Edgewood College, you will discover your passion, and we’ll help you become the person you want to be.

At Edgewood College, you will be encouraged to get involved in activities that will help you explore your identity, passions, talents and strengths. Our Office of Student Activities offers tons of opportunities for you to get involved on and off-campus. Being active in the Edgewood College community is a great way to meet new friends and have lots of fun!

"The campus atmosphere is one of exploration. It's something that I really enjoy most about this campus."
Kareem Massie
Hometown: Madison, WI // Major: Computer and Information Systems
We offer more than 50 student-led social, educational, professional and service organizations for you to choose from. Or, start your own!

•Achievement in Medicine
• Association for Latino(a) Students (ALAS)
• Black Student Union
• Campus Activities Board
• Circle K
• Criminal Justice Association
• Debate Society

• Dominican Young Adults
• Edgewood Business Association
• Edgewood College Democrats
• Edgewood College Republicans
• Habitat for Humanity
• International Club
• On the Edge Newspaper

• Peer Educators
• Rotaract
• SAFE (LGBTQ & Allies)
• Student Athlete Advisory Committee
• Student Nurse Association
• Student Senate
• Student Education Association
• Theatre Assembly

Student Organizations
at Edgewood College
Here are some

Fast Facts



student led social, educational, professional and service organizations to choose from. Or start your own!


NCAA sports teams – all events are free for students. Go Eagles!


students are encouraged to study abroad! Recent Eagles have studied in Argentina, Australia, China, Ireland, Spain, and more!
"My favorite place on campus would have to be the boardwalks!"
Where is your favorite place on the Edgewood College campus?
Have a blast with friends (or make new ones)

A Community of Learners

Explore a variety of Activities:

  • Take a day trip to the Kalahari Water Park, the Trampoline Park, or a Milwaukee Brewers Game
  • Enjoy laser tag, movie, video game and trivia nights, self-defense classes and shopping excursions
  • Attend special lectures and events like Spirituality by the Slice or the Human Book Event

Become a Leader in Class and On Campus

  • Participate in student government
  • Do an internship at a local business or agency
  • Conduct research on Lake Wingra


Art Gallery Openings

Art majors on campus and special guests showcase their work throughout the year, each kicked off with a welcome reception.

Plays and Musicals

From comedies to tragedies, students in the Edgewood College Theatre Department put on 4 shows a year in The Diane Ballweg Theatre – students love getting dressed up for our “Dinner and Show” events.

Choral and Band Concerts

Toward the end of every semester, students in chamber orchestra, band, Chorale, jazz ensemble and more perform on campus.

Winter Frost

Show off your style at the Winter Frost, Edgewood College’s exclusive formal dance held at the gorgeous Monona Terrace off the Capitol Square. Appetizers, desserts, and shuttle rides to the terrace are included!

"It was a home-away-from home at first, and now Edgewood College is my home!"
What did you like most about living on campus?

Did you know?

At some point in their college career, most students need a little assistance. At Edgewood College, we’ve got you covered. We are committed to your academic success. We offer a variety of support services and want to work with you to help you on the road to successfully completing your academic program.

Support Services:
Academic advising, career and
personal counseling, learning
support services, tutoring, writing
center, chapel and mass, Office of
Inclusion and Involvement, Center
for Global Education, disability
services and more.

Career Services:
Personalized career counseling,
career exploration, resume
assistance, mock interviews, job
search support, graduate school
application advising and
opportunities to network with
alumni and employers.