Get Ready to Enroll!

It’s Time to Choose Your Classes

Now that you have your Madison College account and completed your application, it’s time to choose your classes. (Cue cheers and confetti.)

The steps required to enroll in classes are listed below. Follow the steps that describe you (New Program students, Course takers, Noncredit learners).

Have you set up your Madison College account?

It’s quick, easy and critical to every step.

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Enrollment Steps

Steps for enrolling differ depending on how you plan to attend Madison College. View the steps below that match you.

  • New Program Students

    Attend an Advising and Registration session

    Watch your Madison College account for your invitation. Attendance may be required. This is where you’ll meet an advisor, choose classes and get help with the process.

    Search classes

    Your degree progress report (accessible via your Madison College account) tells you which classes you need.

    Build your schedule

    Our schedule builder tool makes it easy to plan! (See your account.)

    Enroll in your classes

    Search classes and put them in your shopping cart. (We strongly recommend you don’t enroll until your Advising and Registration session.)

    Check your account for updates

    Visit your Madison College account for updates daily. This is where you’ll find reminders and any urgent news.
     

  • Course takers / Non-program students

    Watch for your enrollment date

    Keep checking your Madison College account—or our registration calendar—to see when open enrollment begins. (That’s your enrollment window.)

    Search classes

    Search for the classes you want—you’ll be asked to log in first.

    Build your schedule

    Our schedule builder tool makes it easy to plan!

    Enroll in your classes

    Search classes and put them in your shopping cart. (We strongly recommend you don’t enroll until your Advising and Registration session.)

    Check your account for updates

    Visit your Madison College account for updates daily. This is where you’ll find reminders and any urgent news.

  • Non-credit Learners

    Continuing education classes are typically taken “just for fun” or to learn some new career skills. They don’t lead to a degree so no application is needed.

    View our Continuing Ed course options. You’ll need the 5-digit class number to register.

    If you need help, phone 608.258.2301, menu option 2

  • International Students

    Welcome! We’re so glad you want to attend Madison College. You’ll join one of many students from around the world.

    Visit our Center for International Education to learn more about your F-1 visa status, requirements and procedures.

Reminder:
Every step you’re taking gets you closer to your goal

Make time for these important steps too:

Gather your textbooks

Your course descriptions will tell you which books you need. Visit our bookstore to rent or purchase materials.

Review payment options

See your account balance in your Madison College account.

Are you receiving financial aid, scholarships or additional support? Learn more about paying for college.

Attend WolfPack Welcome

Meet your advisors. Learn about college resources. Pick up your free bus pass and student ID. Think of it as lift-off into your college journey!

Enrollment questions? We’ve got answers

Most answers can be found in your Madison College account. But we know that sometimes it’s helpful to talk to a person. Don’t hesitate to reach out—helping YOU is why we’re here.

Contact Enrollment Services

Madison Truax Campus
Main Building, A1000

1701 Wright Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53704

enrollmentservices@madisoncollege.edu
608.246.6210
800.322.6282
Fax: 608.243.4353

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In-Person & Virtual Service Hours through August 15

  • Monday – Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
  • Friday: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm