Department of Asian Languages and Cultures

College of Letters & Science


Students in the Nihongo Hausu (Japanese House) enjoying dinner.

@ UW-Madison

East Asian Studies Program 
The Center for East Asian Studies (CEAS) is the focal point connecting East Asia to the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

East Asian Library
The East Asian Collection supports the teaching, research, and outreach missions of the university by providing access to and delivery of information from and related to East Asia.

Language Institute  
This is a place to see the languages that are taught at the UW, as well as resources for language learning.

Chinese Language and Culture Club 
CLACC is a group dedicated to spreading and understanding Chinese language and Culture through traditional festivals, language tables, and cooperative projects with the Madison Community.

Kaiwa no kai

The weekly Japanese conversation table is held each Friday afternoon at 4:30 in Memorial Union. All Japanese speakers are welcome, as are students in second-year or higher.

Numerous cultural and social activities are sponsored throughout the year by the Madison Japan Association

Off Campus

International Association of Chinese Linguistics

American Associaton of Teachers of Korean (AATK)