University of Wisconsin Madison College of Engineering


Useful academic information and resources


Choosing your major.



Undergraduate academic programs

Undergraduate engineering certificates

Additional major from the College of Letters & Sciences

• Test credits

     • Advanced Placement (AP)

     • International Baccalaureate (IB)

     • College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

     • Calculus Credits by Examination

• Transfer credits

     • Transfer Information System (TIS)

     • Transfer Equivalency Database (TED)

     • Other off-campus courses: Course Equivalency Service (CES)

     • Independent Learning Request Procedure

• Typical 1st year schedule

Liberal electives

• Performance and evaluation

     • Dean's honor list [Regulation #21]

     • Probation [Regulation #29]

     • Removal from probation [Regulation #30]

     • Drop [Regulation #31]

     • Appeal [Regulation #36]

     • Incomplete [Regulation #23]

     • Resolution of an incomplete [Regulation #24]

• Resources for transferring out of engineering

Tutoring services

     • Engineering tutoring at the Engineering Learning Center

     • Campus tutoring at the Chemistry Learning Center (CLC)

     • Campus Math Lab

     • Campus Math Tutorial Program

     • Greater University Tutoring Service (GUTS)






Course Wait List


Useful Campus Links


Cross-College Advising Service (CCAS)

Center for Educational Opportunity (CeO)


• Career Exploration Center

Financial Aid


Registrar's Office

Undergraduate Catalog