The Division of Continuing Studies has been approved to work with paid recruiting agents for promotion of a limited number of nondegree programs open to international participants. Full degree programs are not included, nor will they be added in the future.
DCS Programs Approved for Agent Representation:
- Visiting International Student Program – Credit Based
The credit-based VISP program welcomes students interested in short-term nondegree academic study at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. VISP credit students enroll for one or more academic terms in regular university courses taught by world-class faculty at one of the nation’s top public research universities. Courses taken from the over 200 academic areas and grades received in this program will appear on an official UW-Madison transcript. VISP staff provide personalized advising as well as a variety of cultural and social events to help students feel welcome on our campus.
- Visiting International Student program – Noncredit Based
Our customizable UW Advance Program offers students an academically engaging and culturally immersive experience at our world-renowned institution. 2-5 week programs can be designed for your group’s specific area(s) of interests. Previous UW Advance programs have focused on topics as varied as Data Analytics, Agriculture, Education, Biomass Engineering, and Manufacturing and Innovation.
- Badger Precollege – Noncredit Based
Badger Precollege offers an array of residential noncredit academic programs for students ages 15-18 — from advanced learning programs and STEM classes to music clinics and college readiness conferences. English classes round out their comprehensive experience in beautiful Madison, Wisconsin.