Registration dates differ by student status. Reference the applicable student status below to determine your next steps in registering for classes.
I am not in a degree or certificate program:
I am accepted in a degree program or certificate:
Currently enrolled program and certificate students will be assigned an enrollment date prior to Open Registration. To find your Enrollment Date:
- Sign on to the myMadisonCollege Student Center.
- Go to Enrollment Dates to find the date and time you can begin registration.
*Students under the age of 18 must follow instructions outlined on the Underage Student Registration web page.
Student Account Creation
Individuals who have not yet created and activated a student account must do so prior to registering for classes. Follow the directions below.
- Create an Account online via myMadisonCollege.
For assistance, view the Account Creation tutorial. Please note: A Social Security Number is required for online account creation. If you do not have, or want to disclose, a Social Security Number you will be required to create an account using the New Student Account Creation Form (PDF, 889 KB) in person with photo ID at either the Truax or Downtown Campus Enrollment Center, or a regional or metro campus office.
- Activate your Account via myMadisonCollege.
Once your account is created, activate it using the "New Student Initial Login" link on myMadisonCollege. View the Account Activation tutorial for assistance.
- Register for Classes via myMadisonCollege.
Once your account is activated, you can register for classes during the Open Registration period, pay for classes, view your grades and access other services by signing on to the myMadisonCollege Student Center.* For a full interactive exploration of the tools available, view the Interactive Student Center Tutorial.
For frequently asked questions regarding system requirements and/or technical difficulties, please visit Computer Network Account Information for Students.