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Your college years are an exciting time in your life, a time when you're figuring out who you are, what you want to do, and how to get there. You'll be making a lot of important decisions at UW-Madison that will shape your future. These decisions may be challenging, but you are not alone! Your advisors are here to help you learn the skills you need to tackle the big questions.
The Nelson Institute Community Environmental Scholars Program (CESP) is designed for students who want to link their passion for the environment with a commitment to the community. Community Environmental Scholars take a 1-credit seminar for three semesters that introduces them to local community-based environmental organizations, provides them with professional training, and gives them a place to discuss the links between environmental studies and community service. Apply »
With more than 400,000 students representing 50 states and 124 countries, our campus is diverse, energetic, and constantly in motion. Become part of the Badger community both inside and out of the classroom. The possibilities are endless with over 900 student organizations; you have the ability to build a lifelong community of kinship and support.