Welcome, new students!

Your next steps to starting college!

Congratulations on taking charge of your future! At Madison College, we’re excited to help you reach your goals and dreams. Thank you for choosing us.

Wondering how to prepare for your next steps? We’ve got you covered.

Consider this your checkpoint on what happens between today and your first day of class. When in doubt, send us a chat!

You’ve got this. We’ve got you.

Welcome From Madison College President Dr. Daniels


Advising and Registration
Meet your advisor, choose classes, find support and more. Some programs require attendance, so don’t miss out!

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WolfPack Welcome

Join us the week before classes as you wrap up the final details of starting school: pick up your books, free bus pass, student ID, and more.

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International Student Orientation

Mandatory for all F-1 visa holding international students.

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Your new student to-do list:

  1. Get in the habit of checking your Madison College email
  2. Send us your official ACT scores or register for a placement test.​​​ Most, but not all, courses have enrollment requirements. Check your program curriculum to confirm before scheduling a placement test.
  3. Submit previous college transcripts and other prior learning documentation to initiate Credit for Prior Learning (CPL).CPL processes can take several weeks and are recommended to be completed before registering for first semester classes.
  4. Explore financial aid and scholarship information
  5. Log in to your MyMadisonCollege Portal to: ​​
  • Stay on top of important To-Do List items and alerts
  • View and enroll in classes you need from your Degree Progress Report. You can even put classes in your cart before your registration date arrives and then when it’s your turn, move classes from your cart to your schedule and BOOM! You’re enrolled!
  • Access your class schedule

6. Get set up with important student systems:

  • Multi-factor authentication
  • Blackboard
  • Navigate
  • Microsoft 365

Bookmark Student Technology Hub to access quick computer help 

7. Order textbooks & course materials

8. Pay tuition on time

9. Follow Madison College on social media for news and updates

10. Check out the WolfPack Wisdom Youtube Channel – videos for students, by students!


A stepping shoe with text saying, one step ahead.

Coming to campus for class?


Explore students.madisoncollege.edu

Your go-to website as a student for information about support services, news, clubs & organizations, and more. Discover all that is available to you in the upcoming semester, such as:

Tons of support is available.

Have a GREAT first semester!