Welcome to Adult Career and Special Student Services

  • images of nontraditional students at UW-Madison

News and events:

Fall term 2017:
Classes begin Sep 6
Learn how to apply and enroll

Upcoming workshops:
Aug 22 - Building Bridges: Networking and resources for returning adult students
Sep 29 - Career Change 101
Oct 12 & 13 - Tools for Purposeful Career Change
Oct 18 - Nuts & Bolts of Returning to School

Providing programs, services, and support for:

    • Nontraditional and returning adult students
    • University Special and Guest (nondegree) students
    • Local adults considering a career change
We can help you discover a path to a more meaningful and satisfying career.

Fall term is almost here!
Office hours



family with bucky at 2017 reception 

Gretchen Erdmann-Hermans and family
Photo by Romulo Ueda, Ueda Photography