international applications

UW-Madison sees more international student interest

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - University of Wisconsin-Madison is receiving more applications from international students as nearly 40 percent of colleges across the country report receiving fewer such applications.Campus officials tell the Wisconsin State Journal ( ) the university received about 900 more applications to join its fall 2017 freshman class from overseas, an increase of 14 percent from the previous year. Enrollment deposits are also up by 5 percent.