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The Sett

The scientific name for a badger burrow, The Sett is the center of recreation at Union South.  This three-level experience offers food, live music, dancing, bowling, billiards, rock climbing and a place to watch all of your favorite Badger sports.

The Sett offers UW students, faculty, staff and Wisconsin Union Members a place to experience entertainment at Union South

Features include:

  • Food counters on both the main and lower levels
  • Large stage built for live music provided by the Wisconsin Union Directorate and other RSO programming
  • Balcony overlooking the stage 
  • Large screen TVs
  • A TV lounge
  • Pool tables
  • Table games
  • Two-story climbing wall
  • One-story bouldering wall
  • Eight-lane bowling alley


Sunday: 7:30am – 10:00pm
Monday – Thursday: 7:30am – 11:00pm
Friday – Saturday: 7:30am – Midnight

Upcoming Events

For upcoming events in The Sett, check out the events calendar

Dine in The Sett

Now serving breakfast everyday, 7:30-10:30am! Browse all of the delicious selections on the full Sett menu.

Limited Craft Beer

Current listing of limited brews.

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