University of Wisconsin Madison College of Engineering

Information for
current undergraduates

Academic Programs

The department publishes curricula, future course offerings and other academic resources.


For advising assistance, please contact Pam Peterson in the North Student Services office at

To schedule an advising appointment, please visit or stop by the Student Services office in 3182 Mechanical Engineering for assistance.


ISyE Undergraduate Handbook

College of Engineering Flow Charts for all Departments 

ISyE Course Syllabi 


ISyE 415 pre registration form

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Students discussing a poster as part of undergraduate Grand Challenges work.

Engineering Grand Challenges: Students explore ways engineering affects difficult societal problems worldwide. Photo: James C. Beal.

Career services

You're welcome to meet with Engineering Career Services staff for job search assistance. Join Engineering Career Services for access to job postings, resume referrals, and interviews. 


Many ISyE students participate in organized programs in specific disciplines that lead to a certificate and a transcript notation indicating successful completion. Popular certificates for ISyE students


Apply for graduation in the My UW Student Center in the My Academics tab.

Research opportunities

Opportunities are available to undergraduates to prepare for advanced studies in engineering and other fields.


Scholarships in variable amounts are available to industrial and systems engineering undergraduate students and to Engineering General Resources (EGR) undergraduate students expecting to be admitted to the ISyE department for the term of the scholarship. Many awards are based on academic merit and not on financial need. Visit Scholarships@UW-Madison to find and apply for scholarships


Student initiatives

Engineering students at UW-Madison can participate in more than 50 engineering-affiliated student organizations, most of which host outreach activities. A few student organizations are especially dedicated to community service. 


Click here to browse the list of student organizations affiliated with the department.


Study abroad

Studying abroad offers valuable cross-cultural experiences and the opportunity to improve your language skills, learn to live and work in culturally diverse surroundings, and improve your value on the job market. International Academic Programs (IAP) offers over 150 study abroad programs to UW-Madison students across campus. 



The College of Engineering offers academic support services for industrial and systems engineering, physics, engineering mechanics, and other courses. Resources are available at the Undergraduate Learning Center for improving study skills and tutoring. 

For detailed information about any of the topics above please consult the Undergraduate Handbook