About Us

Who We Are

  • Student Services: CALS Career Services provides resources and advising for students as they explore career interests and develop skills to seek employment or admission to graduate or professional programs.
  • Employer Services: CALS Career Services specializes in connecting employers with students interested in fields related to human/plant/animal health, food systems, bioenergy, climate, the environment, and economic and community development.


Provide CALS students with high quality career development through direct education and partnerships with employers, academic departments and other campus units.


Advance the professional identity of every CALS student.



  • Professionalism – We expect students to develop a professional identity. To that end we hold professionalism in high regard modeling professional behavior in all of our activities.
  • Student Growth – Personal and professional development are central to our purpose.
  • Partnerships – We cannot achieve our goals without strong campus and external partners.
  • Service – UW-Madison has a strong tradition of service. CALS Career Services attempts to instill this value in our students. In addition, whether working with students or employers, our aim is to be an outstanding resource addressing the needs of our stakeholders.