The following organizations serve UW-Madison’s 40,000 students and offer crucial support to our grads:
- The Department of History Library Liaison, Jullianne Haahr, and Memorial Library’s Curator of Special Collections, Robin Rider, help students connect to historical sources on campus and elsewhere and advises them on information needs. UW Libraries also has a large staff of other experts in a variety of historical fields (search Subject Librarians for “history”).
- The Division of Information Technology (DoIT) offers help desk user support, computer repair (including certified Apply support), an open computer lab, consultations and trainings, and educational discounts at three Tech Store campus locations.
- International Student Services coordinates a wide variety of services and programs to international students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, including providing up-to-date information concerning federal laws and regulations, administering UW-Madison’s SEVIS (federal tracking system), and running training and programs that enhance the awareness and understanding of cross-cultural and international issues on campus.
- The LGBT Campus Center provides education, outreach, advocacy, and resources for UW-Madison student communities and their allies to improve campus climate and their daily intersectional experiences.
- The McBurney Disability Resource Center serves students who are deaf, blind, have mobility disabilities and have chronic conditions, as well as those with learning disabilities, autism, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and mental health conditions. Registered students received customized accommodation plans giving them access to a range of services, including captioning, sign-language interpreters, test accommodations, and Braille and audio conversion of documents.
- The Multicultural Student Center provides an inclusive and student-centered space to socialize, study, organize, and build friendships; creates leadership, academic, and career development opportunities; runs educational workshops and events; and advises and advocates for students who face challenges on campus because of their racial or other marginalized identity.
- The Office of Child Care and Family Resources offers a range of services for student parents, including subsidized daycare and limited, though free, in-home childcare.
- University Health Services offer an array of medical and mental health services, including primary care, mental health counseling, psychiatry, women’s health, sexual health, travel, nutrition, wellness, immunization, prevention services, as well as free flu shots every fall.