Become a Student at Southwest Tech

Enrollment Checklist

Follow these five steps to become a student at Southwest Technical College and get enrolled into a program. (This Enrollment Checklist is primarily intended for certificate programs of 600+ hours. For programs with less hours, some steps may not apply).

STEP 1 - APPLY

Fill out a free online application at: www.stech.edu/apply

 

STEP 2 - FACE TO FACE

Meet with our Academic Counselor and review the “Program Introduction.” Click here to schdeule an Academic Advisement appointment.

STEP 3 - CREATE A FINANCIAL PLAN

Meet with our Financial Aid Advisor and create your “Financial Plan.” (Federal Pell Grant, Veterans (VA), Sponsors, Self-Pay, and Scholarships.)
Click here to schedule a Financial Advisement appointment.

STEP 4 - ENROLL

Pay your Annual Enrollment Processing Fee of $40 at Student Services. Enroll and complete Student Success course.

STEP 5 - Personalized Training Plan

Develop “Personalized Training Plan” with your Academic Counselor (or Program Coordinator). Enroll in your next program course with an Enrollment Technician at Student Services.

 

Download a PDF of the Enrollment Checklist

Bennett Olsen

Bennett Olsen

2017 Southwest Tech Student of the Year

“My experience at Southwest Tech has been excellent. Not only was it a good education, but it was enjoyable. Southwest Technical College was the best choice for me.”