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A listening session sponsored by the UW System Board of Regents on the proposed 2003-05 state budget will take place in Madison on Monday, March 31.
The following statement was issued today by UW–Madison Chancellor John Wiley in response to Governor Jim Doyle's budget message.
Gov. Jim Doyle says the University of Wisconsin System should expect him to propose major cuts in funding for the university when he submits his 2003-05 budget plan Feb. 18.
The UW System and UW–Madison are planning for the possibility that the 2003-05 state budget will contain another round of funding cuts.
The Faculty Senate adopted a resolution at its Oct. 7 meeting calling for health benefits for domestic partners of employees.
Chancellor John Wiley says the university is in good shape, despite continuing concerns over the state budget.
The university is moving forward with a slimmed-down version of its cluster hiring initiative to help the university accommodate a $17 million budget cut.
The UW System will need to reduce enrollments or increase tuition if state funding does not improve, says the UW System Board of Regents.
The governor has signed a budget repair bill addressing Wisconsin's $1 billion budget deficit with measures including some cuts to UW System funding.
University of Wisconsin–Madison Chancellor John Wiley issued a statement Friday, July 26, following the signing of a budget adjustment bill that fixes the state's budget shortfall for the current biennium:
Chancellor John Wiley appeared March 26 before the Senate Biennial Budget Committee, which held a public hearing on the state budget adjustment bill in Tripp Commons, Memorial Union. Here is his written statement.
Here is a summary of actions that would need to be taken to address a proposed $40.5 million reduction in UW–Madison's budget.
Chancellor John Wiley says at least half of the Madison Initiative may be put on hold if state budget cuts proposed by Gov. Scott McCallum are approved.
State lawmakers will return to Madison this month to deal with the state's budget problems, and the effort could have a significant impact on the university.
UW System instructional and research funding, but not administration, will be exempt from another round of state budget cuts this week.
The UW System will not be subject to the hiring freeze imposed on other areas of state government to combat the recent economic downturn.
The university received most of what it asked for in the state budget for various programs and projects during the next two years. Now the state is considering how much to pay university employees.
Statement by Chancellor John Wiley regarding signing of the 2001-03 budget.
(Note: The following is a statement by Chancellor John Wiley on the conference committee’s version of the state budget.) “We would like…