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College-Wide Open House
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Western Technical College will host the annual College-wide Open House on Wednesday, March 29, 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, refreshments, and door prizes will be available at each location.  The residence hall in La Crosse will be open for tours and wait list sign up. For the fifth 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 2017, and they must apply in person. 

At the La Crosse main campus, all activities will be held in the Lunda Center. There will be representatives from student services, clubs and organizations, and four-year universities that accept Western credits.  FAFSA filing for the 2017-2018 school year will also be available at the La Crosse main campus only. Your 2015 tax return is needed to complete the application on site.

The Vehicle Technologies Center, 2719 Larson St., La Crosse, which houses the Automotive Technician and Truck and Heavy Technologies Technician programs, will be open for program information and facility tours.

The public is invited to attend anytime during the open house events, which are free. For details on activities, visit For more information about additional Western Technical College programs and services, call 608-785-9200.