Department of Political Science

College of Letters & Science

Undergraduate Major

Your success is important to us! Talk with an advisor about choosing courses, developing intellectual and professional skills, engaging on campus, and planning for your career.

Is your interest in American institutions? International Relations? Political Theory and philosophy? Politics around the world? Our courses span a wide range of interests.

Do you love politics? Do you want to influence public policy? Are international affairs your thing? Do campaigns and voter behavior fascinate you? Be a Poli Sci major!

Internships! Wisconsin in Washington DC! Intern in the Twin Cities, Milwaukee, and Chicago! Career Advising! Resume and cover letter advice!

Visit the North Hall Blog for job and career opportunities, campus events, and political science news! (external site)

Scholarships for academic excellence, research projects, and support for professional development.

Pi Sigma Alpha honor society. Mock Trial. Alexander Hamilton Society. Volunteering and a whole host of Registered Student Organizations in politics, political advocacy, and public and community service.

Find out how rewarding it can be to study Political Science around the world!