Registration will begin March 1, 2017
Click the button below to sign your child up for the Hoofer Youth Program online. Please create an account with your child’s name and information. Children must be 10-18 years old to sign up.
How to Register
Paper registration for Hoofer Youth Program sessions is coordinated through Outdoor UW. After printing your registration form and choosing the sessions you would like to sign up for you may:
- Drop off your registration form in person
- Mail your registration to 800 Langdon St., Madison, WI 53706
You will also need to fill out a health form.
Registration can also be completed online, or over the phone by calling our office at 608-262-1630.
Costs and Fees
The cost for all sessions is $265. Payment can be made over the phone at 262-1630, in person in our office at the Memorial Union or via checks made out to “Wisconsin Union”.
Two week classes that occur during the week of the Fourth of July will be discounted by 13%. One week classes that occur during the week of the Fourth of July will be discounted by 25%.
Union Membership: If you are not a current UW-Madison student or faculty, you can participate by joining the Wisconsin Union.
If you are currently not a UW-Madison student/faculty or Union member, you can participate simply by joining the Wisconsin Union. Union membership is open to the public.
Annual Union membership is $50 per year and may be obtained by completing the Application for Wisconsin Union Membership form (see Registration Forms at left) or by simply registering on line at www.union.wisc.edu.
Please direct all membership questions to the Wisconsin Union Membership Office at 608-262-2263.
Financial Aid and Scholarship
A limited amount of financial aid is available. If you have a significant financial limitation but would like to involve your youth, please complete a scholarship application and mail a letter to the Hoofer Youth Program addressed to the Youth Director. Be sure to include which session or sessions you are interested in.
Those wishing to donate to the Hoofer Youth Scholarship program may make a tax-deductible donation through the UW Foundation. Donations are possible via the UW Foundation website (choose “Wisconsin Union” as the designation and indicate “Hoofer Youth Program” in the space provided).