University of Wisconsin System officials are pursuing a plan to merge the state’s two-year UW Colleges with its four-year institutions, turning the 13 small schools into branch campuses of the larger universities.

The wide-ranging restructuring plan System President Ray Cross announced Wednesday would also bring UW Extension programs under new administration.

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