Our students launch higher, sooner

Our Letters & Science Career Initiative is unique among large public research universities. We aspire to help every one of our L&S undergraduate students — not just the extra-motivated or well-connected few — chart his or her path to success.

We knew that students and their parents were hearing that the liberal arts was a “luxury," and that they’d be better off studying fields where the job market is “hot” right now.  

But we also knew that wasn’t what employers were saying.

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SuccessWorks: our new career center

The best new outcome of our Career Initiative? A new career center just for L&S students.

L&S Career Initiative News

The best new outcome of our Career Initiative? A new career center just for L&S students.

Career Initiative in Action
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Introducing SuccessWorks

Meet our new approach to preparing College of Letters & Science students for success beyond UW-Madison. 

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Alumni, we need you!

The Letters & Science Career Initiative is fully funded by alumni and friends, including our corporate sponsors. To keep creating fantastic opportunities for our students, we need your support!  Give to the Forward Fund, or join Badger Bridge (the online networking tool for UW alumni and students). Share your success!