Employers

Home to more than 3,200 undergraduates, 900 graduate students and 115 Farm and Industry Short Course students, CALS has a reputation among employers as a source of high-achieving students with a strong work ethic, integrity and sense of community.

Employer Guide
Read our booklet created especially for employers that provides data and information about connecting with CALS students.

Post a Job or Internship
Handshake is CALS Career Services’ web-based recruiting software that can enhance your organization’s exposure on campus and allows UW-Madison students and alumni to access posted positions.

Recruit on Campus
Employers are welcome on campus to recruit students through campus-wide career fairs, information sessions and on-campus interviews. Contact us at career@cals.wisc.edu. UW-Madison hosts two campus wide Career and Internship Fairs each September and February. Visit careerfair.wiscweb.wisc.edu for registration and more information.

  • SCIENTIFIC DEVELOPMENT & RESEARCH FAIR
    October 6, 3-7pm – Supports internships and full-time placement for scientific product development and lab research across multiple industries.
    Presented by the College of Agricultural Life Sciences and SuccessWorks
    For more information, contact Nate Doolin at ndoolin@wisc.edu, or Noelle Thompson at Noelle.Thompson@wisc.edu
  • FOOD & ANIMAL SCIENCE FAIR
    September 15, 3-7pm – Supports companies looking to fill internships and full-time opportunities with students from fields such as food science, dairy science, animal science, and other relevant disciplines.
    Presented by the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
    For more information, contact Noelle Thompson at Noelle.Thompson@wisc.edu
  • AGRICULTURAL FAIR
    October 5, 3-7pm – Supports companies looking to fill internships and full-time opportunities with students from fields such as agronomy, agricultural business and economics, and other relevant disciplines.
    Presented by the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
    For more information, contact Noelle Thompson at Noelle.Thompson@wisc.edu

Recruiting policies
Please take a moment to review the campus-wide recruiting policies and please contact us at career@cals.wisc.edu with any questions or concerns.