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Western Technical College will host its bi-annual college-wide open house event Wednesday, March 21, from 4-7 p.m. at the La Crosse, Black River Falls, Independence, Mauston, Tomah and Viroqua locations.

Program and admissions 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.

The college is waiving the $30 application fee for those who apply during the open house. High school seniors and older are eligible to apply for summer 2018, fall 2018 and spring 2019. High school juniors are eligible to apply for summer 2019 and fall 2019.

At the La Crosse main campus, all activities will be held in the Lunda Center, 319 Seventh St. N. There will be representatives from student services, clubs and organizations, and four-year universities that accept Western credits. Financial aid filing for the 2018-19 school year will also be available at the La Crosse main campus only.

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

The public is invited to attend anytime during the open house events. For details on activities, visit


Vernon County Broadcaster editor

Angie Cina is editor of the Vernon County Broadcaster. Contact her at 608-637-5616.

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