Alumni Help Students Get Ahead

As students and recent grads face the challenges of the COVID economy, the network of 200,000+ College of Letters & Science alumni has the power to guide student success and open doors to career opportunities.

Post Positions & Hire Badgers

Know of a job opening, internship or Micro-Internship opportunity? Post the position and hire Badgers! Or, share these options with your HR team and your network. 


These short-term paid projects typically cover 5 to 40 hours per week. Many can even be completed remotely. Create a profile on UW-Madison’s Micro-Internship page to work directly with current students and show your employer what makes Badgers fantastic members of of the team. Get started.


If your company is hiring for full-time jobs and traditional internships, we can help you hire Badgers. Post full-time jobs and traditional internships on Handshake, where over 20,000 UW-Madison students of all majors & academic levels search and apply for positions. Start posting.

More Ways to Support Students

Career Connector

Introduce SuccessWorks to influential alumni, friends and decision makers in your network to help us connect students to great opportunities.

Career Consultant

Have expert advice to help us serve L&S students in the best ways possible? Your guidance will keep us on the mark and up to date.

Career Coach

Share your knowledge directly with students, guiding their career development and offering feedback as they take their next steps.

Career Communicator

Your stories of career success (and challenges!) are inspiring to students. We’ll help you share on various media, including social and the web.

Other Ways To Give Back


Financial support from dedicated alumni and friends make student success possible. Give.

Give to the Career Closet

Help students with financial need dress for professional success. Learn more.

"If an undergrad calls you and asks you for an informational interview, or seeks you as a mentor…please step up and become involved. It’s our way to give back to this university that has meant so much to all of us."

Joe Coffey (BA '83, Economics). VP of US Sales, Core Histology and Leica Biosystems

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The College of Letters & Science endeavors to make academic excellence inclusive by sustaining a community of free inquiry in which people of diverse race, ethnicity, cultures, veteran status, marital status, socio-economic level, national origin, religious belief, physical ability, sexual orientation, age, class, political ideology and lifestyle participate in, contribute to and benefit equally from a liberal arts education based on the Wisconsin Idea — one in which we all contribute to advancing society.

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