Visit Madison College

Visit campus and see what Madison College is all about.

Your college search can be hectic. Choose the best option for you to visit Madison College: take a campus tour, attend an open house, learn about career and college transfer programs, or get help submitting your application.

Learn about all MATC campus hours and locations.


Instant Application Station

Drop in and get just what you need to start at Madison College! Learn more and see upcoming dates

When: Specific dates in the fall, sping and summer. Exact times vary.
Who: Anyone who wants to apply to Madison College.
Why: Help filling out a free application and answers to questions about next steps in the process.

Experience Madison College

Spend an afternoon on campus! Learn more about upcoming dates.

When: Friday afternoons in the fall and spring on specified dates.
Who: High school students and their parents/mentors.
Why: Hands-on classroom sessions in student interest areas, free application and a chance to meet faculty.

Regional Open Houses

See what our Fort Atkinson, Portage, Reedsburg and Watertown campuses have to offer you. Learn more about upcoming dates

When: Late afternoons on specific dates. 
WHO: Any person interested in learning more about Madison College.
WHY: Explore programs and classes offered in your neighborhood and get help with your free application.

Career Planning Workshops

Discover career paths that suit your goals and interests.

WHEN: 90-minute sessions offered at various times. Sessions also offered online. Learn more
WHO: Current or future students uncertain of their career path.
WHY: See how your interests, skills and values can lead you to your ideal career.
Registration is required

Academic Information Sessions

Meet with an academic advisor in a small group setting to learn about your program of choice and review your options.

When: Program-specific sessions are offered Monday - Friday at various times. Sessions also offered online. Learn more.
Who: Prospective students who have selected a program and are ready to start planning.
Why: Learn about online, part-time and other course options, plus transfer pathways and requirements.

Admission Workshops

Get help applying to Madison College.

When: Workshops are offered daily Monday-Friday at various times.
Who: Eligible prospective students who have chosen a program to apply to.
Why: Get hands-on assistance completing the application and detailed instructions on your next steps.
Registration is required

Smart Start

Join us for hands-on help with the application and financial aid process.

When: Saturdays at various times and locations.
Who: Prospective students who are ready to apply to MATC.
Why: Explore careers, take the placement exam, apply for financial aid and complete the application.
Registration is required.

Financial Aid Workshops

Receive assistance with completing your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). (For Madison College students only)

When: Workshops are offered daily Monday-Friday at various times.
Who: Any Madison College student who is eligible for financial aid.
Why: Obtain Entrance Loan Counseling (ELC) and guidance with your FAFSA or Master Promissory Note (MPN).
Registration is required


Guided Tours

Want to visit one of Madison College's campuses? You can learn how to get started at Madison College, check out classrooms and get a feel for the campus culture and resources available to you. Guided tours are available for individuals and small groups (up to 10). These tours begin with a brief presentation from a Recruitment Coordinator and conclude with an approximately one-hour walking tour of campus. 

Space runs out quickly, so register today! If you will be bringing a parent, guardian or guest with you, please indicate it on the registration form.

*If a tour date is closed, it has met capacity and we cannot accept walk-ins.

Group Tours

Are you someone who works with students interested in Madison College and would like to bring them to campus?  Our group tours are designed for groups of 10 or more individuals in grades 6 through 12. 

Submit your Group Tours Request.

Find Madison College contact and location information.


Invite Recruiters

High schools in the greater Madison area can invite Madison College recruiters to a school or community event, or arrange a large group tour at any MATC campus.

Contact our Recruiters

Recruitment Office/Enrollment Center
1701 Wright Street
Madison WI 53704

Call: (608) 243-4330


Regional Campus

Learn more about our regional campuses.