Majors Fair for Students

This year’s Fall Majors Fair will take place on Tuesday, October 24th, 2017, from 3:30-6:00 pm at Union South. Come to the majors fair and browse, chat, explore and ask questions of over 100 departments, majors and certificate programs representing all 8 undergraduate schools and colleges. Advisors from Cross-College Advising Service (CCAS) will also be available to answer your questions.

Career Exploration Center Open House

The Career Exploration Center (CEC) is officially welcoming students to its new location in 114 Ingraham Hall with an Open House next Tuesday, January 31, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. This event is a great opportunity for students to check out their new space, learn more about CEC services and resources, meet the career advisors, and enjoy free snacks.

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Career Services Council Brown Bag Session

Matt Hora, Assistant Professor, Division of Continuing Studies and Research Scientist at Wisconsin Center for Education Research, will present his research findings regarding the perception of a skills gap between workforce needs and the qualifications of workers. Dr. Hora will share his thoughts on best practices for career and academic advising services and how we can help students transition to the workforce. He will also provide an overview of the new Center for Research on College to Workforce Transitions (CCWT) which is housed at the Wisconsin Center for Education Research.

The event will take place on February 14th, noon-1:30pm in Room 120 of the Middleton Building.

Register for the event here.

Reminder: Utilize the Writing Center as a Resource

Since opening in 1969, the Writing Center has helped literally tens of thousands of UW students from all academic disciplines and all levels of expertise. Their specially trained career staff, graduate teaching assistants, and undergraduate Writing Fellows are eager to help students to improve their writing and to successfully complete course papers, theses, dissertations, and articles for publication. An extensive array of Writing Center services include individual instruction, non-credit workshops, curricular-based writing programs, outreach visits, and online consultations and resources.

Visit the Writing Center website for more information.

Summer Academic Advising

Please note, we will not hold walk-in advising hours during the summer months.

If you need advising over the summer, please make an appointment with an using the WiscCal Scheduling Assistant.

You can view and schedule appointments on our website.

L&S Academic Advising Services

L&S Academic Advising Services provides academic advising to pre-declared Letters & Science undergraduate students who intend to complete a specific L&S degree and major. Advising Services assists and supports students in exploring their educational goals, learning about academic requirements, navigating the university structure, and progressing towards degree completion. For more information, click here.