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

$146.20 per credit

$219.30 per credit (in person)
$156.20 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
  • $10.25 per-credit activity fee for courses
  • $10 minimum online course fee per credit (Fee currently suspended)
  • $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 Student Account Center (log in and select "My Account")
  • 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.

Payment plans are available via myWCTCaccount. For payment plan questions, call 262.691.5283 or email billing@wctc.edu.


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