WDT Approved to Form S.D.'s First Technical College Local Education Agency
May 22, 2020
A decision by the South Dakota Board of Technical Education (BoTE) will be monumental in the future course of Western Dakota Tech (WDT). By unanimous vote, following a special hearing, the board approved the college’s petition to become the first Local Education Agency in S.D. on May 21.
Qualifying WDT Students to Receive CARES Act Emergency Relief Funds
May 13, 2020
There are 602 qualifying WDT students, at this time, who will be mailed a $650 emergency check Friday, May 15, according to Jill Elder, WDT Admissions and Financial Aid Director.
Western Dakota Tech & Other State Technical Colleges Plan for On-Campus Courses in Fall
May 8, 2020
Register Now for Virtual College Visit Night on Wed., May 6
May 5, 2020
High school students considering furthering their education with Western Dakota Tech are invited to attend a Virtual College Visit Night, starting at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 6.
During this live video event, students and parents can ask questions about Western Dakota Tech. They can also speak with faculty members and representatives from Admissions.
Masks for Rapid City Seeking Volunteers to Make 60,000 Facemasks
April 23, 2020
Forms to Request Mask-Making Kits, Order Completed Masks Available
Rapid City healthcare workers and immunocompromised individuals are in great need of facemasks during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Masks for Rapid City is seeking volunteers to make 60,000 masks to help protect them.
Western Dakota Tech (WDT) was asked to lead the Rapid City mask-making and distribution effort and formed Masks for Rapid City.