Contact Information

  1. Academic Advising Services Unit

    L&S Academic Advising Services
    Suite 155, Middleton Building
    1305 Linden Drive
    Madison, WI 53706
    (608) 262-5858
    Reception hours: 8:00 am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday

    NOTE: Students/individuals should always call ahead to make sure the services they are expecting are available. This is especially important during the cold winter months.

    Advising Appointments
    (one-on-one appointments available for students assigned to L&S SAA staff)

    Contact advisor for details on scheduling an appointment. For information on requesting an L&S SAA advisor assignment, go to Advisor Assignment Form.

    General Walk-in Advising for non Academic Advising Services (AAS) Students:

    General information about walk-in hours for Academic Advising Services students and students not assigned to Academic Advising Services can be found at Walk-in Advising.

    Any L&S undergraduate student with questions about exceptions to L&S academic policies should contact L&S Academic Deans' Services in 110 Ingraham Hall (262-0617) for more assistance.

    Prospective UW-Madison undergraduates and their guests can learn more about the College of Letters & Science by attending an information session hosted by our office. To register go to

  2. L&S Career Services

    The Letters & Science Career Services, a part of the L&S Career Initiative & Career Services, serves all L&S students with exploring their career options, providing resources and tools to be successful in the internship and job search, and connecting students at all levels to employers.

    Suite 205 Middleton Building
    1305 Linden Drive
    Phone: (608) 262-3921
    Office hours: Mon.-Fri., 7:45am-4:30pm, open until 6pm on Tues. when classes are in session

  3. Administrative Services Unit
    Administrative Services provides administrative, financial, budget, human resources, payroll, planning and assessment and communication services to all units in Student Academic Affairs.

    Phone: (608) 262-3912
    Room 420 South Hall

  4. L&S Undergraduate Academic Deans' Services

    Academic Deans’ Services provides a variety of services which include assisting with exceptions to college policy & answering questions regarding College undergraduate academic policies and procedures.

    110 Ingraham Hall
    Phone: (608) 262-0617

  5. Academic Information Management (AIM)

    Academic Information Management provides several services for the College of Letters & Science which include: working with L&S undergraduate departments to make sure courses are counting for all students; assisting with inaccurate degree audits; assisting in the use of L&S DARS; providing help in analyzing the impact of curricular changes; and helping in aggregating information regarding student degree progress.

    13 Ingraham Hall
    For general questions contact:

  6. Center for Academic Excellence (CAE)

    Housed in the College of Letters & Science, the Center for Academic Excellence is an academic support unit that services first-generation, low-income, and multicultural underrepresented student populations.

    B47 Bascom Hall
    Phone: (608) 262-2583; (608) 263-5068

  7. L&S Scholarships

    The College of Letters & Science awards undergraduate scholarships and prizes throughout the academic year through the L&S Undergraduate Scholarships Office. This office manages the scholarship applications and awarding processes.
    General Assistance: (608) 262-4852
    Scholarship Officer: (608) 262-2941
  8. Undergraduate Research Scholars (URS) Program

    The Undergraduate Research Scholars Program (URS) is an academic-year long class in which first- and second-year undergraduates get hands-on experience working with UW faculty and staff on research or other creative endeavors.

    313 Red Gym
    716 Langdon Street
    Phone: (608) 890-3696