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Academic Technology Launchpad for Students: Technology

Quick Guide to computer and academic technology resources for students.

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Welcome! Quick Start Guide

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Your Student Network/Computer Account gives you access to college resources including Blackboard, myMadisonCollege, your Home Directory (H drive), student email, campus computers, and off-campus access to the library databases.

Keep your username and password secure. Do Not share this information. 

Log off computers - especially when using a campus or public/shared computer.

Student email

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Your student email account keeps you connected with important information from your instructors, your classes, and the college. 


blackboard logoMany courses use Blackboard, our online course management system.


college logoMyMadisonCollege - register for classes, view your schedule, get unofficial transcripts, pay your tuition, and more. 

Your Own Technology

Save and Backup

fileway logoSave your work early and often, and backup your files. 

Save to your network H drive or Home Directory, a USB drive, and/or email a copy to yourself.

Do Not save to the hard drive or desktop of a campus computer. Your work will not be saved.