Registering for Online Classes

To find a listing of currently available online classes, visit the Madison College website.

Registration is done at the beginning of the fall, spring, and summer terms. In general, class registration periods are as follows:

Fall Registration Mid-July to late August
Spring Registration Mid-December to Mid-January
Summer Registration May to early June

Other registration periods may apply for shorter-term online courses. Registration for degree classes begins earlier than the periods listed above for students enrolled in programs. Continuing, transferring, re-entry, and new program students receive specific registration. For specific questions, phone Business Technology advising services at Madison College, 608-246-6232.

The three methods of registering for classes during the registration periods are:

By Phone 
Touch Tone Phone* 
24 hour service
608-246-6220 (local) 
1-800-322-6282, ext. 6220 (toll free) 
608-246-6221 (TDD) 

Noon - 6 p.m. CT Monday through Thursday
Noon - 3:30 p.m. Friday
608-246-6240 (local)
1-800-322-6282, ext. 6240 (toll free)
Deaf/hard of hearing: use 711 (relay)

Online Registration

*Touch tone service is available only to individuals who have registered for a course previously at Madison College. You can contact the Enrollment Center at 608-246-6210, toll free in Wisconsin at 800-322-6282, extension 6210.

Note: To obtain an Associate degree, at least 25 percent of the credits must be taken through Madison College.