The Healthy Minds Survey was administered at UW-Madison in spring of 2022. The goal of this survey is to improve the climate around mental health by better understanding students’ needs and the issues that impact them.
The Executive Summary Report provides a snapshot of 2022 Healthy Minds Survey results for our campus as well as current interventions and next steps for addressing student mental health holistically.
- Students are experiencing substantial and varied mental health concerns.
- Over half of UW-Madison undergraduates drink at high-risk levels. White students binge drink at a rate 50% higher than students of color.
- Over 4 in 5 students report that emotional or mental difficulties hurt their academic performance.
- Students are accessing mental health help.