Campus and Visitor Relations – UW–Madison Mon, 20 Aug 2018 21:57:26 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Campus and Visitor Relations – UW–Madison 32 32 UW-Madison ambassadors share perspectives with DC Everest seventh-graders Wed, 24 Jan 2018 20:46:59 +0000 MLK Day Celebration Fri, 12 Jan 2018 18:45:11 +0000 Shine On Madison Fri, 03 Nov 2017 19:04:22 +0000 Madison’s Central Business Improvement District and Madison Community Foundation, along with sponsor, Madison Gas & Electric, are presenting the first annual Shine On Madison event to celebrate all that Downtown Madison has to offer. Learn more at

Hoffman named Campus and Visitor Relations director Mon, 16 Oct 2017 18:55:36 +0000 Nancy Hoffman, a 21-year campus veteran who has played a key role in welcoming tens of thousands of visitors to UW–Madison, has been named permanent director of Campus and Visitor Relations (CAVR).

Hoffman, who previously served as interim director, has worked in the unit since 1996 and has two UW–Madison degrees. The office manages campus tours and visits, the Parent and Family Program, the Speakers Bureau, Bucky’s Classroom, Campus Area Housing and other information programs.

“I look forward to collaborating with our dedicated team and campus partners to create positive first impressions and accessible, dynamic and engaging experiences for all of our visitors,” Hoffmann says.

Read the full news release.

Campus Area Housing Fair Wed, 11 Oct 2017 18:28:01 +0000 The Student Housing Fair will be held Wednesday, October 25th from 3:00-6:00 PM in Varsity Hall of Union South. This event is a great opportunity for students to meet with property owners and managers to begin searching for off-campus housing and learn about making informed housing decisions.

Representatives will be available from:
• More than 20 privately-owned rental management companies located around campus
• UW-Madison Campus Area Housing, a service of Campus and Visitor Relations
• University Housing
• Campus and community resources and services

What’s in it for Students?
• Learn how to make an informed housing decision before signing a lease
• Explore some of the best housing options available in the campus and downtown area
• Learn about the many housing options offered by University Housing
• Talk with UW staff who will share resources and programs available to you, regardless of where you live, to help keep you connected to campus
• Pizza, desserts and prizes!

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Book a Speaker Wed, 26 Jul 2017 22:09:19 +0000 The Speakers Bureau provides professional, community and civic organizations, as well as schools, an opportunity to engage with the university and share in its resources by bringing faculty and staff with expertise in a variety of disciplines to Wisconsin communities.

We are confident that you will find intriguing talk options among our diverse list of speakers who have dedicated their lives to the study and understanding of these disciplines.

Madison by the Seasons Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:24:01 +0000 Explore a seasonal guide to Madison, the surrounding natural landscape, campus beauty, along with a host of things to see and do all year long.