Community Outreach

Education and career information for adults at the library 

If you’re an adult in Madison or the surrounding area and you have questions about achieving your career or educational goals, meet an Adult Career and Special Student Services advisor at the library! Get information about career and educational planning, including individual advising, admission to educational institutions, financial assistance, child care, and other adult student concerns.

Day and time: Tuesdays, 5-7 pm through June 24, 2014
Location: Goodman South Madison Branch Library

Note: This service will not be available in July and August of 2014.

This service is free. You do not need to make an appointment—just drop by! For more information contact: Ileana Rodríguez, student services coordinator, 608-263-6787; irodriguez@dcs.wisc.edu.

Education and career information for your employees

Employers: We can help arrange onsite educational information services for your employees, advising about credit and noncredit opportunities for career development or personal enrichment at UW-Madison. We also arrange career counseling and customized workshops for employees of your business. Call 608-263-6960 or e-mail advising@dcs.wisc.edu for more information.

Other resources

UW-Madison Office of Corporate Relations
The Office of Corporate Relations is a resource for local companies and entrepreneurs to connect with a broad range of services available on the UW-Madison campus.

UW-Madison Small Business Development Center
The Small Business Development Center offers business counseling and education opportunities for business owners in Dane, Sauk, and Columbia counties.

Southern Wisconsin Association for Continuing Higher Education (SWACHE)
More than a dozen leading, accredited educational institutions in southern Wisconsin have joined together to present comprehensive education fairs. One contact allows you to promote continuing education opportunities from each school to employees of your business.