Dean Soyeon Shim stands at a podium in front of a large room of School of Human Ecology Alumni & Friends.

AboutAlumni & Friends

The School of Human Ecology’s over 16,000 alumni can be found all over the world improving the lives of others. Human Ecology Badgers work in fields that contribute $65B to Wisconsin’s economy, $3T to the nation’s economy.

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Career resources

Career Advising

School of Human Ecology graduates have access to career advising services and programs up to one year following graduation. Career advisors are available for in-person, virtual, and phone appointments.

Common topics to explore with a career advisor include:

  • Transitioning from college to career
  • Job search tools and strategies
  • Graduate and professional school planning
  • Resume and cover letter development
  • Interview preparation
  • Negotiating job offers

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Post-graduation Resources

Explore information that can help you in your next step, whether it is a job, graduate or professional school, or a year of service.

Build your career community

Develop connections, get career advice, and take advantage of the vast network of UW–Madison and Human Ecology alumni all over the world:

Hire Human Ecology students

Learn more about how we can help meet your recruiting needs and connect you with our amazing, career ready students.