Want to learn more about the CEC?

CEC advisors help students explore majors and careers in a variety of ways. Click the picture below to watch a short video illustrating all the ways we serve students. 


Career Advising in Ogg Hall

Coming to Ingraham Hall isn't the only way to meet with a career advisor; During the fall & spring semesters, CEC advisors also take appointments in Ogg Hall.


Each semester, the CEC hosts a variety of workshops to help students continue to explore their major and career options. Visit our workshops page to learn more about this semester's workshops, and register in advance. 


CEC News & Events

Fall hours begin

The CEC will open with the start of the fall semester, on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Exploring Careers Regardless of Majors

Everyone wants to land a great opportunity when they graduate. Attend this workshop to learn about how a great career can be yours, no matter your major. 

November 1, 11:00 am-12:00 pm in Room 6, Ingraham Hall
Exploring CALS: Applied Majors for Real World Challenges

CALS offers 24 different majors, spanning a variety of areas of study. Attend this workshop to learn more about the exciting opportunities available in CALS. 

November 2, 3:00-4:00 pm in Room 6, Ingraham Hall
Career Options for Economics Majors

Students who major in economics have a wide variety of career options open to them. Come learn more about the places a major in economics can take you. 

November 10, 3:00-4:00 pm in Room 6, Ingraham Hall
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Majors Fair!

The Majors Fair is an annual event held in October. See highlights from Majors Fairs from years past, and learn more about the event.

Looking Ahead to Summer? 

The summer is a great time to gain experience that will help you explore your career interests. Meet with a CEC advisor or your school/college career services office to discuss your summer plans!

What major is right for you?

Did you know that UW-Madison offers more than 130 academic majors? Visit the Undergraduate Catalog to see read about all the different programs, or visit our Major Exploration page.

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Need Academic Advising?

Cross-College Advising Service is the advising office on campus that serves students who are undecided and exploring their academic interests, or thinking of switching academic paths.