Fall is here!

The Career Exploration Center will open for the semester on Wednesday, September 2nd. The CEC will be open throughout the semester Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm. Schedule an appointment with a career advisor online, call our main office at 608-265-4497, or stop in to visit us in Room 6, Ingraham Hall



Each semester, the CEC hosts a variety of workshops to help students continue to explore their major and career options. Workshops for this fall semester have concluded, but check back soon to learn about our exciting options for Spring, 2016. 

 Career Services

Are you looking for career services on campus, but are unsure where to go? There are many different career offices on campus, each designed to serve a specific group of students. To find out if the CEC is the right place for you to begin your career exploration, click here. For a list of all the career services offices on campus, click here.


CEC Events

CEC Workshops

The workshops offered by the CEC have concluded for the fall semester, however our workshop schedule for Spring, 2016 is coming soon!

Spring, 2016
Last day of fall semester classes

The last day of classes is approaching. If you are concerned about any of your courses and need some extra help, check out the new Learning Support Services website to find information about tutoring, office hours, etc.

Last day of class - Tuesday, December 15, 2015
Final Exam Week

The final exam period for fall semester is set. To learn more about when your exams are scheduled, check your student center. 

December 16 - December 23, 2015
Winter Break

The official University winter break will begin in December, and classes will resume in January. The CEC main office will be closed during winter break, however career advisors are still available by calling 608-265-5460.

December 24, 2015 - January 19, 2016
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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 -- Fall 2016 date and information is coming soon!

Major of the Month

The CEC's featured Major of the Month is Economics. Learn more about this exciting major here.

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.