Career Corner blog
Get help planning your path to a more satisfying career. We can assist you with:
- Assessing your interests, skills and values
- Techniques and resources for researching career options
- Action steps to keep you moving forward
- Information about education and professional development options
Read more about the career development process.
NOTE: Students enrolled at UW-Madison usually receive career services from the career center associated with their school or college.
Make an appointment
Explore options and determine your next steps during an individual appointment tailored to your unique needs. There is no charge for appointments; small fee for assessments.
To make a free, confidential, one hour appointment with one of our career and educational counselors call 608-263-6960.
Once you make an appointment you will be sent an email confirmation. This email contains a link to our online intake. Please complete the intake at least 24 hours before your appointment so that your counselor can have time to review it and determine how we can best serve you.
Career change steps
Get started on your path to a more satisfying career using our helpful, do-it-yourself steps.
Career planning workshops
Adult Career and Special Student Services offers workshops to help you with career planning, returning to school, and getting familiar with the UW-Madison campus. Our career and educational planning workshops are low cost or free.
Career planning resources
Overwhelmed about which resources are most helpful? We've taken the guess work out of finding useful career planning resources. Our career planning resources include information on occupations, employment trends, salary, volunteering, in addition to other UW-Madison career resources.
Job search resources
Searching for a new job? See our job search resources for help with your job search including, job search support, job loss, online, job listing sites, and how to research employers.