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Description

The Wisconsin App is a set of essential tools for students, faculty, staff, parents, alumni, and guests of the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

The app covers the basics of campus life for Badgers using an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.

Keep up to date on news, events, and sports. Or find your way around campus on foot, bike, car, or by Madison Metro bus. Or watch campus video content, along with other handy features.

Features:

Campus map: Navigate the UW–Madison campus. View all locations of a type, such as libraries, parking (campus and public), and visitor attractions. Or see detailed information about a location, including walking and driving directions from your current location.

Campus buses: Find Madison Metro route and schedule information on the go. Find stops near your current location or by bus stop number, and see when buses are scheduled to arrive at a specific stop in real-time.

Alumni: Stay in touch with all the happenings at UW–Madison with the Wisconsin Alumni Association!

Athletics: Stay up to date with the latest Badgers news and results. View news and blog updates, team schedules, and scores and video features. If you're an avid follower of Badger Athletics, also be sure to download the Badger Gameday app!

Dining: See all campus dining locations, hours, and menus, and be sure to download the Tapingo app for online ordering and delivery from selected campus dining locations, right from your phone!

Directory: Look up campus directory information on your phone. Search for a person by first or last name and save that person’s contact information in your iPhone’s Contacts app. Call, e-mail, or view a map of that person’s office location.

Events: Look up events by category, date, or map location. See what’s happening near you by viewing the day’s events highlighted on the campus map. Get the details for any event, as well as walking or driving directions from your current location.

Giving to UW: When you give to UW–Madison through the UW Foundation, you’re doing more than simply supporting an exceptional university — you’re also helping to push the boundaries of what’s possible!

Health: Medical, mental health, and survivor services appointments for students.

Learn@UW: Access all your course content on the go!

Library: Look up library hours, locations, and resources, and reserve materials or even book a study room!

MyUW: Stay connected to UW–Madison every step of the way.

News: Keep up to date with university news. Read features, news for students and employees, or news by topics such as research, learning or student life, and video content featuring teaching and learning stories, and research profiles and projects.

Rec Sports: See locations, hours, schedules, and classes at all Rec Sports facilities — keep your Badger self in top form!

Safety: Stay safe with emergency contact information for SAFEWalk, SAFERide cab and SAFEride bus programs; UW Police (Non-Emergency), University Health Services Crisis Line, and the Division of Student Life.

TV@UW: View live campus video content, including Big Ten Network sports and academic programming, ESPN3, and Spectrum TV programming while on any UW–Madison campus wireless network!

Union: Keep up with the happenings at your Wisconsin Union!

Vote: Get up-to-the minute information on how and where to vote in every election.

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Dec 02, 2010 (over 8 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 5 months, on average.

Oct 21
2018
(Current)
Version 2.1.5

Many new features for Badgers on the go!

2.1.5:
• Added Health menu for University Health Services (UHS).

2.1.4:
• Fixed an issue with building zoom on the Map
• Better handling of Map errors

2.1.3:
• Fixed a small issue with the display of TV@UW

2.1.2:
• Updated Learn@UW for easier access
• Updated Buses for better viewing and performance
• Updated Maps functionality for more detail and peformance
• Uses full screen resolution of devices with larger screens, like "Plus" size devices and iPhone X
• Faster launch and menu animation
• Up-to-the-minute voting information for all elections
• Information about live TV from your mobile device on campus
• All-new imagery from around the UW–Madison campus!

Note for Multi-Factor Authentication (Duo) users: swipe the Duo notification and tap "Approve", instead if tapping the notification and exiting the app.

Aug 30
2018
Version 2.1.4

Many new features for Badgers on the go!

2.1.4:
• Fixed an issue with building zoom on the Map
• Better handling of Map errors

2.1.3:
• Fixed a small issue with the display of TV@UW

2.1.2:
• Updated Learn@UW for easier access
• Updated Buses for better viewing and performance
• Updated Maps functionality for more detail and peformance
• Uses full screen resolution of devices with larger screens, like "Plus" size devices and iPhone X
• Faster launch and menu animation
• Up-to-the-minute voting information for all elections
• Information about live TV from your mobile device on campus
• All-new imagery from around the UW–Madison campus!

Note for Multi-Factor Authentication (Duo) users: swipe the Duo notification and tap "Approve", instead if tapping the notification and exiting the app.

Aug 28
2018
Version 2.1.3

Many new features for Badgers on the go!

2.1.3:
• Fixed a small issue with the display of TV@UW

2.1.2:
• Updated Learn@UW for easier access
• Updated Buses for better viewing and performance
• Updated Maps functionality for more detail and peformance
• Uses full screen resolution of devices with larger screens, like "Plus" size devices and iPhone X
• Click/scroll menu without waiting for launch animation to complete, and faster animation
• Up-to-the-minute voting information for all elections
• Information about live TV from your mobile device on campus
• All-new imagery from around the UW–Madison campus!

Note for Multi-Factor Authentication (Duo) users: swipe the Duo notification and tap "Approve", instead if tapping the notification and exiting the app.

Aug 26
2018
Version 2.1.2

• Updated Learn@UW for easier access
• Updated Buses for better viewing and performance
• Updated Maps functionality for more detail and peformance
• Uses full screen resolution of devices with larger screens, like "Plus" size devices and iPhone X
• Click/scroll menu without waiting for launch animation to complete, and faster animation
• Up-to-the-minute voting information for all elections
• Information about live TV from your mobile device on campus
• All-new imagery from around the UW–Madison campus

Feb 04
2016
Version 2.1.1

*** NOTE: If you are having problems with anything, including Bus, contact us through About App or email mobileuwfeedback@lists.wisc.edu with your device, iOS version, and a description of the problem you are experiencing. We want to help! ***

New in 2.1.1:

- Fixed crash in Bus app on iOS 8.x
- Fixed menu transparency issue on some iPads

New in 2.1:

- Major updates to Bus app, based on your feedback!
-- Completely redesigned route menu and recent routes
-- See more information for real time and scheduled arrivals (tap right under the pin!)
-- See real time bus locations on map for the selected route!
-- Or, tap the route in the real time schedule to see the bus!

- All new Campus Map look and feel
-- New, easier-to-read maps with more information
-- New real time information for B-cycle and public parking
-- All new map features are available in the Bus app, too!

- Preserves your NetID logins across authenticated apps
-- No need to re-login to MyUW, Learn@UW, and others
-- Respects your login sessions unless you quit the app
-- Certain features may require re-entering your password

- New mobile-friendly view for UW Athletics
-- Integrated new UWBadgers.com mobile web presence
-- Option to install or switch to the new Badger Gameday app for more in-depth coverage of UW Athletics

- New mobile-friendly view for Wisconsin Union

- Bug fixes and performance enhancements

Jan 26
2016
Version 2.1

*** NOTE: If you are having problems with anything, including Bus, contact us through About App or email mobileuwfeedback@lists.wisc.edu with your device, iOS version, and a description of the problem you are experiencing. We want to help! ***

- Major updates to Bus app, based on your feedback!
-- Completely redesigned route menu and recent routes
-- See more information for real time and scheduled arrivals
-- See real time bus locations on map for the selected route!
-- Or, tap the route in the real time schedule to see the bus!

- All new Campus Map look and feel
-- New, easier-to-read maps with more information
-- New real time information for B-cycle and public parking
-- All new map features are available in the Bus app, too!

- Preserves your NetID logins across authenticated apps
-- No need to re-login to MyUW, Learn@UW, and others
-- Respects your login sessions unless you quit the app
-- Certain features may require re-entering your password

- New mobile-friendly view for UW Athletics
-- Integrated new UWBadgers.com mobile web presence
-- Option to install or switch to the new Badger Gameday app for more in-depth coverage of UW Athletics

- New mobile-friendly view for Wisconsin Union

- Bug fixes and performance enhancements

Aug 15
2015
Version 2.0.2

- Numerous enhancements to Bus, Dining, and Maps based on your feedback!
-- Zoom first to smaller area near you
-- Entire bus routes can now be shown
-- "Where am I?" crosshair now zooms to your location
- New consolidated login for Learn@UW.
- New Rec Sports content.
- Bug fixes and performance enhancements.

Dec 30
2014
Version 2.0.1

Fixes For Community Feedback From Version 2.0 Launch:

Added Search For Bus Stops Near Me
Added Search By Bus Stop Number
More Bus Stop Times Visible For iPhone 4S
Bus Stop Times Are Truncated
Use Heart As Favorite Bus Stop Icon
Fixed Launch Screen Movement
Fixed News Article Listings Get Smushed When Navigating Back

Dec 10
2014
Version 2.0

The app has been completely redesigned and features iconic imagery from the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Many features have been redesigned to make them easier to use. Access to Learn@UW and other student focused content are now also included!

Dec 18
2013
Version 1.7.2

* Television listings for Athletics Events

Nov 14
2013
Version 1.7.1

Stability improvements for Busses
More bug fixes!

Oct 22
2013
Version 1.7

* Stability Improvements
* Map Accessibility Enhancements
* Further iOS 7 Integration
* Bug Fixes

Sep 27
2013
Version 1.6.3

Bug Fixes for Campus Map and Athletics Schedules

Sep 16
2013
Version 1.6.2

Bug Fixes In People Directory

Sep 12
2013
Version 1.6.1

Updated UI Support

May 16
2013
Version 1.6

* Added Bias Reporting
* Bug Fixes

Jan 17
2013
Version 1.5

* Native iPhone 5 Support
* MyUW Portal Integration
* Libraries Integration
* Performance Improvements

Oct 24
2012
Version 1.4

New Alumni / WAA content
* News
* Events
* Chapter Locations Map
* UW Game Watch Locations
* Badger Spirit
* Alumni Directory
* Badger Career Network
Bug Fixes

Jun 04
2012
Version 1.3

Ability to save Favorite Bus Stops for faster access in Transit
iPad Retina Display Graphics support
Bug Fixes

Mar 08
2012
Version 1.2

Native iPad support; Easily give to UW from your mobile device; Added bike and bus directions; Bug fixes.

Sep 08
2011
Version 1.1

Retina Display graphics, Real Time Bus Stop times, and a host of bug fixes.

Dec 02
2010
Version 1.0

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