Advising and Transfer Events

Advising and transfer events are for all Madison College students and include registration labs, college visits, pre-transfer advising and the transfer fair. During the spring of 2021, all events will be held virtually.

Student talking to Rep at Transfer Fair


Virtual Transfer Week March 1-5

College Transfer Week is opportunity for students to attend a variety of events to help prepare for transfer success!  Registration encouraged but not required.

Monday, March 1

UW System Application Workshop 1 – 2 p.m.
Learn how to make your transfer application successful with guidance and tips on the UW System application. Register Access the Event (on March 1)

Tuesday, March 2

UW-Whitewater STEM Transfer Opportunities 10 – 11 a. m.
Meet Professors in STEM Departments from UW-Whitewater, hear about what it is like to be a student in those majors, and learn what you need to know for successful transfer to Whitewater! Register Access the Event (on March 2)

UW-Platteville STEM Transfer Opportunities 3 – 4 p.m.
Meet Professors in STEM Departments from UW-Platteville, hear about what it is like to be a student in those majors, and learn what you need to know for successful transfer to Platteville! Register Access the Event (on March 2)

Wednesday, March 3

Transfer Success: Student Alumni Panel 11 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Connect with past Madison College students who are now attending UW-Madison to learn more about their experiences as transfer students and tips for a smooth transition. You are encouraged to bring your own questions about the transfer experience!


Session 1  11 a.m. – noon  Register Access the Event (on March 3)

Session 2  4 – 5 p.m.  RegisterAccess the Event (on March 3)


Thursday, March 4

Connect 1-on-1 with representatives from 30+ four-year institutions. This is the perfect opportunity for those who would like to explore transfer options and also for those who know where they want to transfer and have specific questions.

View the confirmed institutions and explore potential questions and topics. 

ACCESS THE EVENT  Opens March 4 at 10:30 a.m.

Virtual Pre-Transfer Advising and Admission Events

Pre-transfer advising sessions are by appointment only, so reserve your time as soon as registration becomes available. Sessions for popular majors fill up fast, so act quickly to secure your spot. Check the Madison College calendar for dates, times, and locations. 

Pre-Transfer Advising Sessions

Admission Info Sessions and Presentations

UW-Platteville Engineering Webinars on 2/24, 3/9, and 3/24 at 5 p.m.
All students considering a future in engineering and want to know more can join the conversation with current students, professors, and alumni of UW-Platteville. Discover the unique and hands-on learning opportunities available with an engineering degree. Learn more about how the programs are tailored for student success. Register by 4 p.m. the day before the event you plan to attend.

Prepare for your appointment with the transfer advisor. Write out your list of questions, bring a copy of your degree progress report (advisement report) and transcripts from any other colleges you've attended as well as your AP test scores if appropriate.

Making Advising Appointments

We currently offer virtual appointments via phone or video conferencing (WebEx) Monday-Friday. General hours are 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., though times vary by advisor. Please email or call 608-246-6076 to make an appointment.