WCTC Student

Tuition and Aid

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WCTC delivers an incredible value, with tuition and fees priced thousands below most public and private colleges in the state. Explore convenient payment options and learn more about the different types of aid that can help make your WCTC education even more affordable.

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Contact Information

WCTC Financial Aid Office

FAFSA Code 005294

College Center, Room C-019

Questions? We’re here to help!

Our friendly Financial Aid Advisors are here to help you throughout the entire financial aid process. They provide comprehensive, one-on-one support to help you complete your financial aid steps and help you pay for college.

Schedule an Appointment

Appointments are available in person, virtually via Zoom or by phone. Or get in touch directly:

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday

  • 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


  • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cost of Attendance

Tuition Rates

Wisconsin Residents

Out-of-State Residents

Standard WCTC Courses (through May 31, 2024)

$146.20 per credit

$219.30 per credit (in person)
$156.20 per credit (online)

Standard WCTC Courses (beginning June 1, 2024)

$149.50 per credit

$224.25 per credit (in person)
$159.50 per credit (online)

Associate of Arts or
Associate of Science Courses

$188.90 per credit

$283.35 per credit (in person)
$198.90 per credit (online)

Student Fees

  • $4.50 minimum material fee per course (through May 31, 2024)
    • Beginning June 1, 2024: $5 minimum material fee per course
  • $10.25 per-credit activity fee for courses (through May 31, 2024)
    • Beginning June 1, 2024: $10.45 per-credit activity fee for courses
  • $4.50 per semester mandatory student accident only insurance

Minnesota residents are exempt from out-of-state fees. Call 262.691.5283 for more information on out-of-state fees.

Payment and Cost Information


Payment Options

  • Online: MasterCard, Discover, VISA, American Express or electronic transfer from checking or savings account through myWCTC (log in and select "Pay My Bill")
  • In person: Cash, check or money order; self-service online credit card payment available on all campus computers
  • By mailMail check payments to:
    WCTC Student Accounts
    800 Main Street, Pewaukee, WI 53072-4696

Payment Due Dates

  • Fall semester: August 15
  • Spring semester: January 15
  • Summer semester: May 15
  • For registrations on or after the tuition due date, payment is due within two weeks of registration.
  • Balance is deferred for students using awarded financial aid funds to pay their bill.
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Payment Plans

Payment plans allow you to break down your balance into smaller payments throughout the semester. Payment due dates vary by plan and may be set up to withdraw automatically from your checking/savings account or credit card.

  • Plans are available for current semester fees only.
  • A $30 enrollment fee applies for each semester you enroll.
  • To maximize your number of payments, enroll before the semester begins.
  • All plan options require your current semester balance to be paid in full before the next semester begins.

Plan Examples:

  • Pay half of your balance up front and remaining balance mid-semester
  • Pay once a month with payment due date either mid-month or end of month
  • Pay every other week

Use the "Pay My Bill" card on myWCTC to select a plan that works for you. For payment plan questions, call 262.691.5283 or email billing@wctc.edu.


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