Campus and Academic Resources

An Extensive List of Academic Support and Resources

Below is a compendium of Resources from Advising to Diversity & Inclusion Instructor with three students around a tableto Course Deadlines to Food Support to Transportation Services to UHS’s multitude of services. I hope you find this substantial compilation helpful! If there are other links you think should be included please send suggestions to Tony Jacob.

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Academic Advising


Calendars and Events

Diversity, Inclusion, and Campus Climate

Financial Aid

Food Support

On Campus

(Download a pdf of all of the food support organizations below with additional information.)

Off Campus

(Download a pdf of all of the food support organizations below with additional information.)
Sorted by shortest distances as determined from Google Maps riding in a car from the intersection of Park St. and University Ave.


(Download a pdf of all of the food support organizations below with additional information.)

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
    Offers nutrition assistance to eligible, low-income individuals and families. The food and nutrition service works with state agencies, nutrition educators, and neighborhood and faith-based organizations.
    Hours & Location: Select markets and dining halls on campus including Badger Market.
    To learn more about SNAP, visit UW students can also contact The Open Seat for assistance with signing up for SNAP.
  • Dial 2-1-1
    United Way of Dane County.

Jobs and Career Services


Majors and Courses

Mental Health Support

Mental Health Support

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Need help now!

(Download a pdf of the mental health support information listed below.)

  • Call 911!
  • UHS Mental Health Crisis support Line is staffed 24/7
    Call 608-265-5600 (option 9)
    “Call UHS to speak with an on-call crisis counselor who will help address your most pressing concerns, assess your safety, and connect you with follow-up service needs. We care about you, and want you to get connected to the support you need.”
  • Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741; 24/7
    “Crisis Text Line is here for any crisis. A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds, all from our secure online platform. The volunteer Crisis Counselor will help you move from a hot moment to a cool moment.”
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
    Call 800-273-8255 or 988 (starting on July 16, 2022)
    “The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the United States.”
  • Veterans Crisis Line
    Call 800-273-8255 (TALK) (press 1); Text: 838255
    “The Veterans Crisis Line is a free, confidential resource that connects veterans 24 hours a day, seven days a week with a trained responder. The service is available to all veterans, even if they are not registered with the VA or enrolled in VA healthcare.”

Need to see someone!

  • UHS: Getting started: schedule a 20-minute Access Appointment 608-265-5600 (option 2)
    “An Access Appointment is the entry point to services at Mental Health Services and is typically done over the phone.”
  • Counseling Psychology Training Clinic (CPTC)
    “We’re a training clinic run by the UW–Madison Department of Counseling Psychology. If you’re a UW–Madison student or community member seeking high-quality, cost-efficient, and multiculturally competent psychological and mental health services, we’re here for you.”
  • The Dean of Students Office Drop In
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Self-guided resources

  • Silver Cloud
    “SilverCloud is an online, self-guided, interactive mental health resource that provides students with accessible cognitive behavioral interventions 24 hours a day. SilverCloud does not require a referral from a mental health or medical provider.”
  • YOU@Wisc
    “Find tips and tools for everything from your mental and physical health, to friendships and finding balance. It’s all here at University of Wisconsin-Madison.”

Other resources

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness-UW-Madison
    “We are the National Alliance on Mental Illness at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, a student organization dedicated to promoting mental health and fighting the stigma against mental illness through education, advocacy and support.”



Purchases and Technology

Reporting Incidents

Reporting Incidents

Student Affairs

Student Organizations (selected)

Student Support Programs

Transportation Services

University Health Services: General

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University Health Services: UHS Pregnancy Resources

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University Health Services: Survivor Services

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