Bascom Hall is home to the graduate school and along with a statue of President Abraham Lincoln sits atop Bascom Hill at the center of campus.


Welcome to the UW-Madison Neuroscience Training Program admissions page. Here you should find all the information you need in order to apply to our Program. On average we receive approximately 175-200 applications per year and accept 15-20 students of whom 9-11 typically matriculate. Please click one of the links on the side panel to take you to more detailed information regarding the application process.

The Neuroscience Training Program is an equal opportunity and affirmative action program.  We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.  For more information on this, please visit