Services and Benefits

As a Western grad, you have access to many of the benefits and services you experienced as a student—and other special perks just for alumni. From job fairs and other career resources to free admittance at athletic events and discounts on Western gear, being an alumni is the key.

An alumni membership card may be required for some benefits. Please contact the alumni@westerntc.edu if you need a replacement. 

Career Resources

Register for free services, including job postings, career fairs, web services, referrals to other employment service providers, or get help with your latest career search. Visit our Alumni Career Resources page to learn more.

Insurance Program

Your Western connection gives you access to a variety of insurance products, including health, life, long-term care, travel, pet, identity theft protection, and advisory services. Visit meyerandassoc.com/western or call the program administrator at 800-635-7801.

Alumni Marketplace

Find discounted products and services offered by fellow Western Technical College alumni at the Alumni Marketplace. Enjoy a savings and help support fellow alumni. Some businesses may require an alumni membership card. Contact the Alumni Office to get yours today!

Shopping Discounts

Thanks to Downtown Mainstreet, Inc., enjoy money-saving specials in historic downtown La Crosse. Discount cards featuring approximately 30 businesses are available through the Alumni Office.

Athletic Events

Cheer on the Cavaliers at no cost with free admittance to all Western Cavalier athletic events baseball, men's basketball, women's basketball, and volleyball. More on athletics at Western.

Campus Shop

Receive 10 percent off any Western imprinted items, including sweatshirts, mugs, pens, and more. Find the Campus Shop on the first floor of the Kumm Center or check them out online.

Library Services

Get access to all library services, including periodicals and job preparation materials. To borrow materials, use your photo ID or a public library card.

Wellness Center

Alumni and their families are eligible to join the Wellness Center, with access to state-of-the-art equipment, gymnasium, personal training services, group fitness classes, and massage therapy services. Monthly and annual memberships are available.

Western Email Address

Even after gradation you can continue to use your Western student email address. Just login at the MyWestern portal or our email home page. You must access your Western email account at least once every 180 days to keep it active, or your account will be disabled and cleared of the contents. If your account becomes inactive, you can reactivate it through the portal.

If you are having issues or need to change your password, please call the PC Services Help Desk at 608-789-6266. Unfortunately, we cannot create new accounts for alumni who have not had a student email account.

Alumni Association Scholarship

Thanks to financial contributions from alumni, a scholarship has been established for alumni who wish to return to Western. Simply apply through the scholarship process for consideration.

Computer Labs

Use the Library Computer Lab for six months following graduation to prepare documents, such as resumes and application letters.

Contact us

Our door is always open, even after graduation.