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Appointment Availability: CCAS will offer advising appointments through December 22. Advising appointments will resume on January 4. There will not be advising appointments available December 23-January 1.

Drop-in Availability:  CCAS will offer drop-in advising Monday-Friday, January 4-January 22  from 9:00am-12:00pm, and 1:00pm-4:00pm CST.

Office closures: CCAS will be fully closed December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.

To make an advising appointment:

  • Students who are not assigned to CCAS, or would like to see another CCAS advisor are encouraged to use the Appointment Request Form
  • Call us at (608) 265-5460, or
  • Schedule online (for your assigned advisor only):
    • through the Starfish app on your MyUW homepage (search for Starfish and log-in. Select your assigned advisor’s name and find an available appointment time).
    • find more instructions for using Starfish here:
    • Advisors hold appointments between 8:30am-4:30pm. Students who reside in a different time zone, or have life circumstances that impact their availability during these times are encouraged to fill out the appointment request form and include days and times that do work for their schedule. Advisors can be available outside of standard appointment hours. 

CCAS advisors do not schedule appointments via e-mail.

Need accommodations for your advising appointment? Request them here

To attend drop-in advising:

Enter the CCAS Canvas Course (Exploring Majors 101) here, and click on the BBCollaborate Ultra option.

(Photo by Bryce Richter / UW-Madison)

You will be greeted by a CCAS peer advisor and have an opportunity to ask your advising questions.

WINTER BREAK UPDATE: Drop-In advising will be offered Monday-Friday, January 4-January 22 from 9:00 am-12:00 pm and 1:00-4:00 pm CST. 

Drop-In Advising is available Monday-Thursday, 12:30pm-4:30pm, and Fridays 12:30pm-2:30pm.

CCAS partners with the Career Exploration Center (CEC) which offers career advising for undergraduate students. To schedule a one-hour or 30 minute career advising appointment with a CEC advisor:

Need accommodations for your advising appointment? Request them here