University of Wisconsin–Madison

The Majors Fair is TODAY!

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It's November! We're looking forward to seeing you soon and discussing courses for spring, 2018!

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Schedule with your CCAS advisor today!

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Advisors at the Cross-College Advising Service (CCAS) provide personalized advising to help you develop a plan for choosing your major and exploring careers. We are dedicated to serving the academic and career advising needs of undergraduate students who are exploring their options.

Important Dates & Events

Mon 20

Drop-in Advising in College Library

November 20 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tue 21

Drop-in Advising in College Library

November 21 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wed 22

Drop-in Advising in College Library

November 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fri 24

Financial Aid Drop-In Advising

November 24 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon 27

Drop-in Advising in College Library

November 27 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Enrollment Season

It’s enrollment season again – a great time to meet with your advisor before you register for spring classes. Schedule with your assigned advisor through your scheduling assistant, or call our main office at 608-265-5460.

Need advising in the evening? Great news – for the enrollment period, CCAS offers evening drop-in advising in College Library, Mon-Wed, 5-7 p.m. Evening advising with start October 30 and run through November 29.


Academic Advising

You can talk with a CCAS advisor about exploring majors and careers, choosing classes, campus involvement, how to declare a major, academic plans, and more!

Career Advising

CCAS offers career advising through the Career Exploration Center (CEC). You can talk with a professional career advisor about how to explore majors and careers, the connections between majors and careers, and more!

What to Expect from Advising

Advising is a team effort between you and your advisor. You’ll get the most out of your advising experience if you go into it with the right set of expectations. Do you know what to expect from your advisor, and what's expected of you?

At CCAS & the CEC, we respect, value, and celebrate the diversity of all UW-Madison students. We strive to make every student feel welcome, safe, and included. By committing ourselves to supporting and advocating for students of all identities, we hope to help foster a healthy campus environment where students can explore academic interests, make decisions about majors and careers, and reach their full potential.