Welcome to Urban and Regional Planning

Welcome to the website for the UW-Madison Department of Urban and Regional Planning! 


URPL faculty and students have a long history of studying and contributing to applied research across a broad spectrum of planning issues here in Wisconsin and across the globe. 





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  • Mixed transportation on University Avenue, Madison WI
  • Music Hall, home of the Department of Urban & Regional Planning

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