Agricultural and Life Sciences Deans Office / CALS

Web -- Office of Dean & Director 

Email  -- General Information -- Current and Prospective Students -- Kathryn VandenBosch, Dean & Director

608-262-3003 -- Academic Affairs
608-262-1251 -- CALS, General Information
608-262-4930 -- Kathryn VandenBosch, Dean and Director

116 Agricultural Hall
1450 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706

Dean's office for undergrads in the College Of Agriculture And Life Sciences (CALS). Provides a range of advising services, including information regarding academic majors, career and internship opportunities, and honors program requirements. Also provides general information about academic policies and procedures: course changes (adds, drops, section & credit changes), auditing courses, credit loads, incompletes, pass/fail option, probation/drop status, repeating courses, withdrawals from the university, appeal and grievance procedures (grade appeal, quality of instruction, harassment, appeal of a deans decision).

Ways to access the office: weekdays a dean is available by phone or drop-in, providing information and answering questions. The dean's office also refers to faculty members in the department(s) corresponding to the students interest/major. Students may also make an appointment with a specific dean.

Advising appointments can be made by calling the number for students. 

Has 24 majors and 3 certificates that are focused on many aspects of the sciences.