Smart Start

Smart start. Smarter finish.

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Smart Start Sessions

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

The comprehensive, interactive 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

Registration Required

Available Sessions

2021 Dates - Saturdays, 9am-2pm

  • August 7
  • August 14
  • October 9
  • November 6
  • December 4

2021 Dates - Wednesday, 5:30-8:30pm

  • August 11

2022 Dates - Saturdays, 9am-2pm

  • January 8
  • February 12
  • March 5
  • March 26
  • April 23
  • May 14
  • June 11
  • June 25
  • July 9
  • July 23
  • August 13
  • August 20

Be sure to bring:

  • A photo ID
  • 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.