MPH Student Resources

The Master of Public Health (MPH) program and the UW School of Medicine and Public Health are dedicated to providing you with resources to support your academic and career success and personal well-being.


We are committed to creating a learning and working environment where all people feel valued, included and empowered. Our organizational values include respecting the rights, dignity, and differences of all, and working to ensure that with every person, every action and every time, we are building a collegial and respectful community.

Master of Public Health Student Organization (MPHSO)

The mission of the MPHSO is to:

  • Actively work towards diversity, equity, and inclusion in all UW School of Medicine and Public Health spaces
  • Give MPH students a voice in program issues and concerns
  • Help students build connections and bond with classmates through social and networking events

Contact the MPHSO at

Health and Wellness

Resources are available for students at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health to help maintain physical and mental health.

University Health Services

University Health Services (UHS) offers high-quality medical, mental health, prevention and wellness services to all UW–Madison students, including health professions students. Services include a primary care clinic and specialty clinics for immunizations, women’s health, travel and sexual health. For students requiring other types of specialty care, UHS can refer to providers off campus.

Aerial view of Madison, Wisconsin

Living in Madison

Madison, Wisconsin is a city for all seasons (yes, even winter). From relaxing lakeside at Memorial Union Terrace to enjoying the natural splendor of the UW Arboretum, Madison is the perfect place to live, study and play.

Financial Wellness

Managing your finances while meeting your academic requirements can be challenging. The UW School of Medicine and Public Health offers advising on financial aid and financial wellness, to ensure you are making the best possible decisions for your future. Reach out to Brianne Camacho, Director of Financial Aid and Financial Wellness Advising.

Email Brianne Camacho

Emergency Financial Support

Thanks to the generous support of our donors, the school can assist health professions students by promoting financial wellness with limited support through the Health Professions Student Emergency Support Fund.

Educational Technology

Your UW NetID is required to access MyUW and  Canvas.


The central location for all your personal UW information, MyUW provides a dashboard where you can find your courses, email, academic records, financial information and more.

Sign in to MyUW


Canvas is a web-based learning management system, used by UW–Madison educators and students to access and manage online course learning materials, quizzes and discussion boards.

Sign in to Canvas


DoIT provides IT services and support to faculty, staff and students. Technical support is available 7 days a week by phone, email, chat or in-person at 1210 W. Dayton Street.

Visit the DoIT Help Desk