New Student Orientation

Congratulations, and welcome to the WCTC family! Our New Student Orientation (NSO) is online and required for all newly admitted program students. It will provide timely information that will prepare you to register for your first semester courses.

Get Started

You can complete NSO on a smartphone, computer or tablet. It will take a total of 30 minutes or less to complete. Here's how:

  1. Log into your myWCTC account. You will be prompted to log in when you begin orientation. Your default password is your student ID number, unless you have already changed it.

    Contact the Service Desk at 262.691.5555 if you need login assistance.

  2. Fall 2020 Term 2 Start

    Complete the online New Student Orientation by Wednesday, October 14, 2020 (click below).

    Begin New Student Orientation >

    Spring 2021 Start

    The spring 2021 semester begins Monday, January 18. Save the date! The NSO link will be available beginning October 26, 2020.

  3. After completing the orientation, log in and check your WCTC email account. You will receive your personalized New Student Orientation Registration Guide from your academic advisor within five business days.

  4. Register for your classes after you receive your New Student Orientation Registration Guide.

Your new student experience does not stop here! Closer to the start of the semester, login and check your WCTC email account to learn about additional student support and resources. You will receive information about how and when to get your books, where to pick up your student ID, what technology you will use for class, how to join a student club and so much more!

Students Exempt from NSO

You may be exempt from attending NSO if you're simply adding or changing a program, have graduated from WCTC within the past two years, or are participating in one of the following programs:


WCTC is dedicated to providing equal access to all students. NSO includes videos with closed captioning. To request accommodations, please email or call 262.691.5318.