News Release

Published on Friday, September 17, 2010

Western Technical College will host an annual College-wide Open House on Thursday, Oct. 7, from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at the La Crosse campus and regional locations in Black River Falls, Independence, Mauston, Tomah, and Viroqua.

Admissions information, program information, facility tours, and refreshments will be available at each location. New this year, the college will be waiving the $30 application fee for those who apply during the open house. The offer is available to high school seniors and older, who wish to apply to attend Western in Spring or Fall 2011, and they must apply in person.

The La Crosse campus will kick-off the Open House at 3:30 p.m. with a Ribbon Cutting/Grand Opening event for the newly completed Multicultural Center, located on the second floor of the Academic Resource Center, 400 7th St. N. All other activities will be held in the Lunda Center, 319 7th St. N.

The public is invited to attend anytime during the events, which are free. For details on activities, visit For more information about additional Western Technical College programs and services, call 608.785.9200 or visit the website at