students working in TEC

Transfer Engagement Center

The Transfer Engagement Center also known as the TEC (pronounced: “tek”) is a dedicated space to transfer students at UW-Madison. If you have a question or need help but don’t know where to go, we’re the place for you. Stop in and we will help you get wherever you need to go or come and meet other transfers, study, or take a moment to rest.

Highlighted Resources:

  • Always have coffee, tea, snacks, and free printing
  • Daily drop-in tutoring by Greater University Tutoring Services (GUTS)
  • Monthly lunches for specific communities such as Returning Adult Students
  • Home to many events and our BadgerCETE Leadership Program

Middleton Building POV from back entranceMiddleton Building entrance is in the back of the building from Linden Drive.

TEC Hours

Monday – Thursday: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Friday: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

TEC Hours adjust to the schedules below after Thursday, December 15th

Finals Week TEC Hours

Winter Break

Friday, December 16th | 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday, December 17th | closed
Sunday, December 18th | closed
Monday, December 19th | 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday, December 20th | 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday, December 21st | 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday, December 22nd | 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
TEC closed:
December 23rd – January 23rdRegular hours resume:
Tuesday, January 24th

Greater University Tutoring

GUTS Drop-In Tutoring in the TEC

GUTS offers free tutoring and mentoring to hundreds of students for specific classes, conversational language practice, and general studying tips and techniques. GUTS Drop-In tutoring is now at the TEC. Find dates and times for each subject in the drop-down panel on the right.

Download Schedule

TEC & Campus Printing

FREE printing at TEC

If you can’t find the TEC printer when printing, it may need to be “mapped.”

Map Printer


 Infolabs have a variety of services such as printing and laptop rentals.

InfoLab Print


Many campus Libraries offer printing, but some even print posters or laminate paper.

Library Print