Smart Start

Smart start. Smarter finish.


Get the help you need to get started at Madison College at a South Campus Smart Start session. 

You will be guided through the initial steps to help you become a Madison College student.

Smart Start sessions take place on select Saturdays from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Advance registration is required.

Seats are limited to 20 students each session. Lunch is provided to registered attendees. 
Spring 2020 Admission

  • October 19
  • November 16
  • December 7

Be sure to:

  • Bring a photo ID
  • Have an official high school or college transcripts (if available)
  • Bring necessary documents to begin the financial aid process 

At each session you can expect to:

  • Take the Accuplacer placement exam
  • Briefly explore careers
  • Complete an application for free
  • Apply for financial aid

Questions? Contact us at or (608) 243-4200.