University of Wisconsin–Madison
Providing central coordination for the undergraduate advising and career services communities

Jen Walsh

Assistant Director for Summer Advising Initiatives

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As Assistant Director of Summer Advising Initiatives, Jen coordinates advising for SOAR as well as early start initiatives and admissions programs. Previously she was the Director of Student Engagement and Leadership for six years at Beloit College where she managed the orientation program and other large-scale student events. Prior to that, she worked at Ithaca College in New York as the Leadership Programs Coordinator. Jen is also a co-chair of the Orientation Advising Team (OAT), an Office of Undergraduate Advising committee responsible for planning and implementing the SOAR advising program, and exploring the links between SOAR and the fall semester Academic Orientations. She has a Masters in College Student Personnel from Western Illinois University.