IRIS Advising Office

Mission Statement

IRIS Advising provides guidance to students exploring international opportunities on campus and around the world. The Office also assists students in navigating the many international resources and services available at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

What We Do

IRIS Advising is a cross-campus advising service for undergraduates interested in exploring the many international opportunities available at UW-Madison. If you wish to declare an area studies certificate or major, participate in an international internship, explore study abroad options, seek international career advice, or apply for international fellowships or grants, please stop in or reach out to an advisor to set up an appointment.

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Lindsey Bliefernicht
Assistant Director for Students and Curriculum
301A Ingraham Hall
(608) 265-2630


Need an overview of IRIS programs?

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Lindsey Bliefernicht
301 Ingraham Hall