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We ensure you have all the academic and personal support you need by providing a Student Success Coach who is your ally from day one until you graduate.

If you don't know who your coach is, contact the Student Success Center to find out. They are ready to help you succeed. 

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You are valued for your potential and what you bring to our community and campus culture. We want you to join us in supporting each other, working alongside each other, and finding new ways to have fun every day. 

We have lots of opportunities for involvement, we just need you!

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Paying for School

Funding your education is daunting. Our expert financial aid team is ready to help you find the best options available. Contact the Financial Aid Department to check the status of your loans, find scholarship opportunities, and get assistance in fully understanding the scholarship and financial aid process. Scholarships are available for all types of students, not just the ones with a perfect GPA, so don't miss the opportunity for financial support.

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Tech Support

We provide on-site tech support for all students, faculty, and staff. Because success comes from a powerful support network. Our Information Services staff is available 7am-4pm M-F at (605) 394-5355. After hours, submit a trouble ticket or leave a message.

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Career Services

Your choice to attend Western Dakota Tech is a step in the right direction on your journey to career satisfaction. Start planning now to take advantage of all of the available resources and maximize your chances of finding the career that is right for you.

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Request Transcripts

Current students can obtain an unofficial transcript by logging into their MyWDT account. Official transcripts issued by Western Dakota Tech are issued by the Registrar office and bear the official WDT seal and the Registrar’s signature.

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Section 504/ADA Grievance Procedure

Your choice to attend Western Dakota Tech is a step in the right direction on your journey to career satisfaction. Start planning now to take advantage of all of the available resources and maximize your chances of finding the career that is right for you.

We want to be sure you have all the resources you need for success. To be eligible for ADA accommodation, contact Debbie Toms in the Student Success Center. This contact should be made as early in the semester as possible to allow time for arrangements.

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News

WDT Announces 224 Students Named to Fall 2019 Dean's List

January 24, 2020

Western Dakota Tech congratulates the 224 students named to the Fall 2019 Dean's List. To qualify, students must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

The Dean's List begins with South Dakota students followed by additional states.

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Free Financial Aid Assistance Event at Western Dakota Tech Set for Feb. 20

January 13, 2020

If you need money to attend college, you will want to attend Western Dakota Tech's (WDT) Free Financial Aid Assistance Event, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 20. (Enter main college entrance.)

WDT college representatives will be available to provide financial aid guidance, help you complete the Free Application For Student Aid (FAFSA) regardless of where you plan to go to college. They will also assist with scholarship applications.

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Plumbing Students Contribute Skills, Labor for Love INC's New Building Project

January 2, 2020

Western Dakota Tech Plumbing Technology program students, under the guidance of Program Director Walter Cline, are contributing their skills and labor on the Love INC of the Black Hills new building construction project. The new Love INC building is located at 414 E. Omaha St.  

Cline’s students have been working on the drain waste and vent system on a couple of bathrooms. Some of the work has been challenging, as they have had to work on lifts 15 ft. above ground to attach hangers for vents to steel bar joists.

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Fifteen Students Completed Western Dakota Tech's Practical Nursing Program on Dec. 13

December 20, 2019

Fifteen Western Dakota Tech (WDT) Practical Nursing students were honored for completing the program during a Pinning Ceremony, in the college's Event Center, Dec. 13. These graduates will help fill an important need in the workforce for entry-level nurses in the health care environment.

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New Farm & Ranch Management Program Director Named to 30 Under 30 in Agriculture

December 2, 2019

Kaden Eisenbraun, Western Dakota Tech’s new Farm & Ranch Management Program Director, has been named one of AgGrad's inaugural 30 Under 30 in Agriculture for 2019! AgGrad is a national online resource, for those seeking careers in agriculture, based in Idaho.

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WDT News

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Mon, January 27 | 8:00 am
Last Day to Drop
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3
Mon, February 3 | 12:00 pm
Job Skills Series - Career Fair Prep
Feb
4
Tue, February 4 | 12:00 pm
Job Skills Series - Career Fair Prep
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5
Wed, February 5 | 8:00 am
WDT Career Fair
Feb
7
Fri, February 7 | 8:00 am
4 Week Grades due by 3:00 p.m.
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14
Fri, February 14 | 8:00 am
Institutional Effectiveness Day
Feb
17
Mon, February 17 | 8:00 am
President's Day/WDT Closed

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