Employers

Home to approximately 3,000 undergraduates, 900 graduate students and 100 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 several career fairs annually. Visit careerfair.wisc.edu/upcoming-fairs/ for registration and more information.

Career Fairs & Events

  • Fall Career & Internship Fair | September 28-30
    Connect with over 3,000 students with a wide range of majors seeking internships and full-time opportunities. This fair will include both virtual and in-person options this fall.
    Employer Registration
  • Public Service Fair | September 20, 3pm-6pm | Gordon Dining & Event Center
    A fair for local, state, and national nonprofit agencies to connect with students about their voluneteer opportunities, internships and jobs
    Employer Registration
  • Technology, Data & Analytics Fair | September 23, 3:30pm-7:30pm
    This event will be held virtually on the Handshake virtual career fair platform. This fair is for all majors interested in internships and full-time positions in data science/management, data analytics, software development, and similar roles
    Employer Registration
  • Science, Health & Research Fair | October 6, 4pm-7pm
    This event will be held virtually on the Handshake virtual career fair platform. This fair is for all majors interested in internships and full-time positions in scientific development and lab research across multiple industries.
    Employer Registration

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.