WSUM Student Radio Mission

  1. The primary mission of the station will be to act in a service and outreach capacity for the students of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and people of Madison and surrounding communities.
  2. The secondary mission of the station will be to provide an educational environment and valuable hands-on experience for student aspiring to a career in or with a genuine interest in broadcast communication or a related field. At this time, the University plans to use the station as a teaching and learning tool for students expressing interest in communications and broadcast experience. Interested students will have significant educational benefits from exposure to the station's operations.
  3. The station will also provide an alternative source of music entertainment to the campus and community. The University has identified a need for an alternative source of music entertainment in the area and believes this programming will meet an un-served need in the campus and surrounding community.