Visit Us

We encourage all prospective students to visit us or connect with a CALS Ambassador to learn more about all that CALS has to offer! Below are different types of visits you can take advantage of and get your questions answered. You can register on Visit Bucky for CALS Visit Days and campus-wide visit options offered by the UW-Madison Office of Admissions & Recruitment.

CALS Information Sessions

A general information session about the College of Agricultural & Life Sciences (CALS). Topics we’ll cover include CALS majors, opportunities, and resources. You will also hear directly from CALS Ambassadors on their student experiences with time for question and answer. You can register for a CALS Information Session on the Visit Bucky website.


CALS Ambassadors Team

CALS Ambassadors are current CALS students who assist with CALS visit days by leading tours, sharing their student experience, and connecting students to academic resources and opportunities. They are excited to meet you and share with you their personal CALS journey! Email them your questions at

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Admitted Student Events

High school seniors admitted to the College of Agricultural & Life Sciences (CALS) can participate in our two visit day programs – CALS Your UW Day and CALS Admitted Students Day. Registration for these events will be available in the spring semester on the Visit Bucky website. Click on “admitted student events list here” then log in with your net id and password to register for a visit day.


Personal CALS Tours

Though we are not offering personal CALS tours at this time to prospective students and their families, we encourage you to reach out to the CALS Ambassadors at with any questions you. You can ask Ambassadors about CALS majors, on campus student activities and involvement, or any general questions you have about the CALS student experience.