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Academic Advising Services

Academic Advising Services has friendly and knowledgeable staff to facilitate the academic success of Madison College students. Advisors can meet with you in personal appointments or group workshops. Advisors also offer walk-in academic advising assistance during specified hours. Contact us for more information!

What is academic advising?

Academic advisors are trained and specialize in matters pertaining to educational planning and employment preparation. Academic advising services can help you define and implement a plan to meet your educational goals. Our advisors can assist you with:
  • Developing an educational plan

  • Course selection and planning (PDF)

  • College transfer processes and requirements (Liberal Arts Planning Worksheet)(PDF)

  • College catalogs, college guidebooks, and scholarship information

  • Articulation agreements with 4 year schools

How else can Madison College help me with academic advising?

  • Advisors are available at each campus to meet with students. Contact us to schedule an appointment. Walk-in hours are also available at most Madison Campuses several times per week.
  • A College Transfer Fair is held fall and spring semesters at the Truax campus for students interested in transferring to a 4-year school.
  • Schedules are available for college representative visits to the Truax campus.
  • Program specific advising is provided by each School advisor.
  • Issues to consider when changing degree programs at Madison College.

Frequently used online resources

Madison College course listing: Browse through the Madison College Online time table to find course listings, descriptions, and schedules (PDF).

Transfer Information System: You can see how Madison College programs and courses will transfer to UW System schools.