Explore different cultures and ways of thinking as you learn a world language. Gain skills for conversation, travel, or business in classes that fit your schedule, whether in-person or online.

At a Glance

What: Friendly, welcoming classes taught by leading language experts from UW-Madison and across the region.

Who: Any adult who wants to learn a new language or improve their current language skills.

How: In-person classes on weekdays, evenings, and weekends, or online classes from anywhere in the world.

When: We offer French, Italian, and Spanish classes year-round. Chinese, German, Korean, Portuguese, and Swedish are usually offered twice a year.

Questions? Contact Christopher Moore at christopher.moore@wisc.edu or 608‑262‑7389.

Tips for learning a language

There are plenty of "right" ways to learn a new language. The key is to never stop learning.

Julie Dahl and other experts at the University of Wisconsin give tips for learning a language

Our Team

Christopher Moore

University Services Program Associate

Erin Paul-Schuetter


Julie Dahl

Faculty Associate