Smart Start

Smart start. Smarter finish.

Smart Start Sessions

Get the help you need to get started at Madison College at a Goodman South Campus Virtual Smart Start session. Smart Start sessions take place on select Saturdays from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

The comprehensive, interactive virtual session will guide you through the initial steps to become a Madison College student. The session includes:

  • A "Smart Start to College" overview
  • Placement testing information
  • Program application preparation and completion
  • Career exploration
  • Financial aid application completion assistance (FAFSA completion)
  • Academic advising appointments
  • 21st century skills for mastering remote learning

Virtual sessions use Microsoft Teams and require a strong internet connection, computer or smartphone. Participants will be sent a meeting invitation link via email.

Available Sessions

Registration Required

Spring 2021

  • February 13
  • March 6
  • March 27
  • April 10
  • May 8

Summer 2021

  • June 12
  • June 26
  • July 10
  • July 24
  • August 7
  • August 14

Fall 2021

  • October 9
  • November 6
  • December 4

Spring 2022

  • January 8
  • February 12
  • March 5
  • March 26
  • April 23
  • May 14

Summer 2022

  • June 11
  • June 25
  • July 9
  • July 23
  • August 13
  • August 20

Be sure to have:

  • A photo ID
  • An official high school or college transcripts (if available)
  • The necessary documents to begin the financial aid process 

Questions? Contact us at southinfo@madisoncollege.edu or (608) 243-4200.