University of Wisconsin Madison College of Engineering


CoE Advising Centers


For students in the CoE: Each College of Engineering program has an advising center dedicated to serving their students. Program advisors can help students with questions about course access, navigating degree requirements, resolving academic issues and more. Students can find their advisor on the homepage of their student center. If you have an immediate concern, please email your advisor, stop in to your advising center or call 608-262-2473.

To schedule an advising appointment, please use the scheduling wizard.

For students not in the CoE: See the "Prospective Freshmen" or "Transfer Students" sections below for information about advising, application, and admission.

Center One:


Chemical and Biological Engineering

Material Science and Engineering

Undecided Students


Advisors: Beth Dawson, Katie Bleier, Jen Brown


Address: Room 170, 1415 Engineering Drive


Prospective Freshman:


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To make an appt email: or call 608-262-2473

Center Two:


Mechanical Engineering

Engineering Mechanics

Engineering Physics

Nuclear Engineering


Advisors: Barry Crook, Sherrill Wagner, Tyree Bolden, Jess Nytes


Address: 2107 Mechanical Engineering


Transfer Students:


Cross-Campus (students currently enrolled in another School or College at UW-Madison)

Students must attend a cross-campus transfer information session to be authorized for drop-in advising in Center One.

For general advising questions email: or call 608-262-2473


Off-Campus (students at or from other colleges or universities):

Application and admission information


Contact a College of Engineering Transfer advisor:


Transfer Transition Program at UW-Madison

 Center Three:


Biomedical Engineering

Industrial and Systems Engineering


Advisors: Pam Peterson, Mo O'Connor, Rachel Doss


Address: 3182 Mechanical Engineering



Advising for Common Double Majors:



Computer Science



Center for Pre-Health Advising

 Center Four:


Civil and Environmental Engineering

Computer Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Geological Engineering


Advisors: Mary Possin, Stacy Harnett, Cesar Martinez, Michael Radloff, Cheryl Loschko, Alicia Suguitan


Address: 1150 Engineering Hall



Important Information:


General College Requirements

Admission to a degree-granting classification [regulation #3] applies to students with the EGR and EGRT classifications

Link to progression/admission requirements for CoE students starting in Fall 2015 and later

Supplemental admission requirements for students not in the College of Engineering

Apply to an Engineering Department - application to a degree-granting program

Resources for transferring out of engineering

Math/Science GPA calculator


Advising Beyond Engineering