The International Studies Major is an interdisciplinary program within the College of Letters & Science. New students interested in declaring the IS Major should meet with the IS Peer advisor and attend one of our workshops.
No IS Major Walk In Advising on Thursday the 5th from 10-11am.
Fall 2015 IS Major Course Lists
Courses for Fall 2015 will be available in the course guide and class search on Wednesday March, 11th. The IS Major prefers to give departments at least 3 business days to address errors in their timetable after the course guide is published. Keeping with our goal of having accurate course lists, the IS Major will post Fall 2015 course lists online Wednesday, March 18th.
Spring 2015 Commencement Events
The International Studies Major will celebrate our graduates with a Spring Graduation Reception. This event will be on Wednesday, May 6th from 4:30-6:00pm in the Red Gym (On Wisconsin Room). IS Majors, Global Cultures Certificate recipients, and their families are invited to attend. Students, RSVP online by clicking here.
Commencement for Undergraduate Degree candidates will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at Camp Randall Stadium at 12:00 p.m. All 6,000 graduates of the Class of 2015 will gather together, and the Chancellor will confer degrees. More information about commencement, including how graduates should register to attend the ceremony, can be found at commencement.wisc.edu.
Summer Course Lists are now posted!
Summer course lists for the IS Major are now available.
Spring 2015 Walk-In Advising Hours
Monday 1:00-3:00 PM
Wednesday 1:00-3:00 PM
Thursday 10:00-11:00 AM
Walk-in Declare Me hours are Thursday 10:00-11:00 AM
Walk-in Career Advising is on Monday from 1:00-3:00 PM
You can also make an appointment to meet with an advisor using WisCal.
New for Spring 2015, Marie Koko will be holding walk-in advising hours in 301 Ingraham on Tuesday from 4:00 – 5:00 PM.
Marie is an L&S Career Services Specialist for government and public service careers. For more information please click here.
L&S Career Services Summer Internship Scholarships
Awards range from $2000 – $5000 and are made possible through the generous donations from the Henderson-Reznick family, the Shinners family, and the Picus Family.
- Must be an L&S Student
- Graduating in May, August or December 2016
- Must be in residence (on campus) the 2015-2016 Academic Year
- Must have an internship offer
Applications are due April 3rd, 2015
For more information on how to apply and to have the option to print out a promotional flyer, please visit the ‘Scholarships’ tab on our website at: http://careers.ls.wisc.edu/academic-credit-and-more–students.htm