Past Campus Plans

More than 80% of the 1996 master plan has been implemented. Many of the strategic elements of the 2005 master plan are also in progress with 35% completed by 2015.

The clickable images show more than 100 years of campus master plans at University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Learn more about past plans and the history of the UW-Madison campus by visiting the following:

The University of Wisconsin Digital Collections

Historic Properties on Campus


Cultural Landscape Project

The Buildings of the University of Wisconsin (Jim Feldman, 1997)

Historical Timeline

Historic Campus Plans