CAREER SERVICES OFFICES

There are several career services offices on campus to meet the unique needs of the many majors offered at UW-Madison.

CAREER PLANNING

Career planning is an important part of your academics at UW-Madison, whether you wish to gain work experience in the U.S., back home, or in another country. It’s never too early to start mapping your career path. We encourage you to take advantage of the career services offices on campus. UW-Madison career services offices are…

FINDING A JOB ON CAMPUS

A student in F-1 status may work up to 20 hours per week on campus while enrolled in a full course of study (12 credits for undergraduates, eight credits for graduate students, three credits for dissertators). As a full-time student, you do not need permission to work on-campus up to 20 hours per week. You will need…

SOCIAL SECURITY

How do I apply for a Social Security Number (SSN)? Social Security Number Processing Times Social Security Frequently Asked Questions

F1 EMPLOYMENT

On-campus employment is a benefit for F-1 students who are not in violation of their F-1 student visa status. On-campus jobs include places of employment on the UW-Madison campus and for the benefit of UW-Madison students. During the Fall/Spring: No more than 20 hours per week All employment combined (including any authorized off-campus employment) During…

TAXES

Please note that International Student Services (ISS) does not advise on taxes or tax law. The information provided is intended only as introductory information.  If you need help with your taxes, you should contact a professional.IRS tax filing deadline in 2023 for 2022 Tax Year: April 18, 2023As an international student  in the US, it’s…