Are you curious to discover how our living world works and how you can improve it?
You can find a home in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.
CALS brings together students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds to create an enriching and welcoming culture that produces socially aware graduates who will make local and global impacts.
CALS students gain critical thinking, research and communication skills that lead them to careers in a wide variety of industries and public service — including biotechnology, healthcare, food and agriculture — and prepare them well for graduate and professional studies at top-ranked institutions.
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CALS signature experiences encourage students to pursue their passions successfully in the classroom and beyond.
We explore global questions in:
- Health and nutrition
- Food and agriculture
- Biological sciences
- Sustainability, natural resources and the environment
- Business, communication and society
CALS professionals help students navigate their UW–Madison educational experience with academic and career advising, and other support to meet student needs.
Office of Academic Affairs
116 Agricultural Hall
1450 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Office Hours: 7:45am – 4:30pm
For current & prospective student general inquiries: