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FREE Financial Aid Assistance Event Set for Saturday, Oct. 26

October 17, 2019

If you need money for college, you will want to attend Western Dakota Tech's Free Financial Aid Assistance Event, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 26. (Enter main college entrance.) 

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, and assist with scholarship applications.

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Construction Camp Postponed

October 8, 2019

Due to inclement weather being forecast for this Thursday, Oct. 10, the Western Dakota Tech Construction Day Awareness camp has been postponed. Please watch for information regarding a new date.

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WDT Experiences Largest Technical College Enrollment Increases in South Dakota

September 30, 2019

The South Dakota Board of Technical Education announced via news release today, Sept. 30, that of the state's four technical colleges, Western Dakota Tech (WDT) has had the largest growth in headcount and full-time equivalent students fall semester 2019. WDT is now the state's third largest technical college. This is exciting news for WDT.

Click below to read the news release.

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Black Hills Area Community Foundation Awards $50,000 to eWaste Recycling & Student Education Project

September 26, 2019

Echo Works Collaborating with Western Dakota Tech to Establish eWaste Recycling Location, Program

This year marked the second year the Black Hills Area Community Foundation (BHACF) awarded the $50,000 Community Action Grant for 2019.This year’s recipient is Black Hills Works (BHW) to support their Echo Works Project. Black Hills Works is collaborating with Western Dakota Tech to develop the program.

The grants were announced at a grant celebration on Sept. 18. This year, 20 organizations indicated an interest in applying for the grant and the BHACF invited six organizations to apply. All finalists submitted requests for innovative projects with the potential for great impact, which made the final selection process difficult.

Ultimately, the Black Hills Works: Echo Works Project was selected based on the partnerships formed, the multiple areas of impact from environment to employment and student education, and the gap in services to our community that Echo Works will address.

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Western Dakota Tech Named 'Great College to Work For' for Second Consecutive Year

September 16, 2019

Western Dakota Tech is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Great Colleges to Work For program. This honor puts the South Dakota college in elite company.

Not only has Western Dakota Tech been named a Great College to Work For, it has also made the esteemed Honor Roll – both for the second consecutive year! Western Dakota Tech is one of four total, 2-year institutions in the small colleges category to be named to the Honor Roll.

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WDT News

Upcoming Events

Tue, October 22 | 12:00 pm
Speaker Series: Teamwork & Conflict Resolution
Wed, October 23 | 12:00 pm
Speaker Series: Teamwork & Conflict Resolution
Sat, October 26 | 10:00 am
Free Financial Aid Assistance Event
Mon, October 28 | 12:00 pm
Job Skills Series - Resumes
Tue, October 29 | 12:00 pm
Job Skills Series - Resumes
Mon, November 4 | 12:00 pm
Job Skills Series - Interviews
Tue, November 5 | 12:00 pm
Job Skills Series - Interviews
Mon, November 11 | 8:00 am
Veterans Day/WDT Closed
Wed, November 13 | 8:00 am
Last Day to Withdraw with a "W"
Wed, November 13 | 12:00 pm
Speaker Series: Workplace Etiquette for the Healthcare Professional

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