University of Wisconsin–Madison

All of us at the CEC hope you have a wonderful summer!

The Majors Fair is coming in October!

The Career Exploration Center is the leading campus resource for UW-Madison undergraduates who need help exploring majors and careers. We help students focus on their interests, values, strengths, and personality to give them the tools they need to make decisions about their careers and their futures.

Summer Office Hours

Wed 23

CEC office open

August 23 @ 8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Thu 24

CEC office open

August 24 @ 8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Fri 25

CEC office closed

August 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon 28

CEC office open

August 28 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tue 29

CEC office open

August 29 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm


Summer Hours

The CEC office will be open throughout the summer, though days and hours will vary. Please see our events calendar for an up-to-date schedule.

Note: The CEC office will be closed the week of July 3-7.

Schedule an appointment with a CEC advisor

You can schedule an appointment with a CEC advisor in three easy ways:

• Schedule online through our career advisor’s calendars
• Call 608-265-4497
• Stop by 114 Ingraham Hall (click here for summer hours)

Is the CEC the right place for me?

The Career Exploration Center is a great place for students who are exploring majors and careers, but sometimes another office is a better place to visit for your specific question. Read more here to determine your next best step.

 Need Academic Advising?

The CEC is part of Cross-College Advising Service  – an academic advising office on campus for students who are exploring their major options. Learn more about how CCAS could help you.

CEC Workshops

The CEC’s spring workshop series has wrapped up. Stay tuned for our schedule for next fall!