Begin the semester prepared and ready for success! From the staff and faculty at Madison College, we are so excited to welcome you to the WolfPack!

WolfPack Welcome isn’t just an orientation, it’s a celebration! We want to introduce you to the resources, help you meet other students and walk you through how to excel during your time at Madison College.

students at Truax campus

What To Expect From WolfPack Welcome Orientation

  • Learn what virtual and on-campus resources are available to you as a student.
  • Find out how you can get involved in our campus community.
  • Learn how to get your textbooks, find your classes, and other ways you can prepare yourself before your first day.
  • Learn about our free academic support services like peer tutoring from the Student Achievement Center, resources and student technology support from the library, assistance from the Writing Center and more.
  • Plan personal strategies, such as study skills, financial literacy, and time management to get you on the path to success.
  • Learn where to find the activities calendar to check out upcoming events both virtual and around campus.
  • Find out how to get involved and connect with fellow students with similar interests.
  • Obtain your student OneCard and if applicable, your bus pass.
  • Enter into drawings for gift certificates for the Madison College Bookstore and other giveaways.

Ways To Attend Orientation

There are many ways to get oriented to Madison College, whether you join us on campus or not.

On-Demand Orientation

All students are encouraged to complete the On-Demand Orientation, which you can complete at your own pace online.

Login using your Madison College login and password. You can log off and log back in at any time and information will be saved. Once you complete the online orientation modules, we will mail you a welcome package including a free planner, Madison College t-shirt and some other useful information.

Log Into the On-demand Orientation


Virtual Live Sessions

WolfPack Welcome Virtual Live sessions cover topics like time management strategies, how to get involved on campus, Q&A sessions and more.

Session schedule and descriptions are available on the registration page. 

Register for a Virtual Live Session

In-Person Orientation

To best prepare for being a Madison College student, incoming students should make every effort to participate in WolfPack Welcome on campus.

Registration is now open for WolfPack Welcome in-person session at the Madison Truax Main Campus. On-site, you will have the opportunity to meet and speak with student service areas, student groups and meet your fellow students. A lunch and a tour will be provided.

Thursday, January 12, 2023 10 am – 2 pm
Madison Truax Campus
Main Building, Room D1630

Register for In-person Orientation


In-Person Tours

On the Friday before classes begin, we are offering classroom tours of the Truax campus. Tours leave every 30 minutes from the Student Life office, B1260.

Register for a Tour