A tour guide leads a group through campus on a warm spring day

Chat with a Campus Tour Guide

Are you an admitted or prospective student interested in learning more about UW–Madison from a current student? Our undergraduate student tour guides will share their unique Wisconsin Experiences and answer your questions about campus life both inside and outside of the classroom.

  • Please note that TG Chats will pause May 5–16 for Final Exam week, Commencement weekend and staff training. Appointments will resume on Monday, May 17.
  • TG Chat appointments are 15 to 30 minutes long and available at various times: Monday through Thursday, 8 am to 8 pm, and Friday through Sunday,  9 am to 5 pm.
  • All appointment times are listed in Central Time (CT).
  • Chats occur virtually on Zoom and instructions are included in your appointment confirmation email.
  • Please complete the request form below at least 3 weekdays in advance.
  • Chats are scheduled by our Tour Guide Coordinators during business hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm CT.
  • For specific questions about admissions and  financial aid, please contact those offices directly.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Tour Guide Chat Request

Prospective or Admitted students: Please complete the form below with your information.

  • eg: they/them/theirs, ze/zie/hir/hirs, per/per/pers, she/her/hers, he/him/his
  • We will use this email to confirm your appointment and ask for a return reply in order verify receipt. Admitted students please use your wisc.edu email.
  • In case we don’t receive a reply to your confirmation email, staff will call you to confirm your appointment. They will be calling from (608) 263-2000.
  • Please enter city and state
  • Please indicate your country if you are calling outside of the continental United States, Alaska, or Hawaii.
  • All appointment times are in Central Time (CT) and available Monday through Thursday, 8 am to 8 pm and Friday through Sunday, 9 am to 5 pm.
  • Please use the box below to provide additional information that we may use to match you with a tour guide, such as your intended major and interests.