Doors Open Madison 2017 – April 23

Doors Open Madison is a fun, free and local experience providing community members with an opportunity to explore one-of-a-kind buildings and businesses across the city and campus.

Read more »


On Wisconsin Annual Spring Powwow – April 1-2

The Annual Spring Powwow provides an opportunity to participate in a contemporary Native event and learn about the culture of the people indigenous to this area.


Campus opens to community for Science Expeditions – March 31-April 2

Science Expeditions, UW-Madison’s annual science open house, invites visitors to campus to explore attractions, museums, workshops and more!


Dedication ceremony inaugurates Black Cultural Center

The Black Cultural Center (BCC) is located on the first floor of the Red Gym (716 Langdon St.) and will include a lounge, collaborative work areas, computer work stations and space to showcase art. A grand opening is anticipated in early May.


Ask Bucky – Celebrating 20 Years

Ask Bucky, the Campus and Visitor Relations chat, search and email service for answering questions about the campus and community, is celebrating 20 years of service.

Read more »


Interim director named for Campus and Visitor Relations

Nancy Hoffman, an experienced administrator who has played a key role in campus tour, parent, off-campus housing, and information programs, has worked in the unit since 1996.


SOAR advising to have new home in College Library

Student Orientation, Advising and Registration advising sessions, currently scattered among several buildings, will have a permanent home in Helen C. White Hall.


New Career Exploration Center for students opens its doors

The CEC supports students with services and resources that will empower them to make decisions about their majors and career paths.


Meet the spring 2017 commencement speaker

Modern Family’s Phil Dunphy doesn’t quite get it, but there’s something funny about this year’s spring commencement speaker. And the winner is…

A fresh snowfall covers the Abraham Lincoln statue and Bascom Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on the morning of Dec. 21, 2012. In the background hang institutional W crest banners. The day before, university classes were canceled and the campus was closed as a Dec. 20 winter snowstorm with near whiteout, blizzard conditions left 16-plus inches of drifting snow. (Photo by Jeff Miller/UW-Madison)

Reminder for employees of winter weather policy

With cold weather and icy conditions just around the corner, employees should be aware of campus inclement weather guidelines.