The caring faculty and staff at Southwest Tech are here to help you in every step of your admission journey by developing a student success plan. Student success plans include career assessments, budgeting for life during college, and a support and services plan. College means paying tuition and fees, as well as budgeting for housing, food, and books. Learn how to create a college student budget today to pay for life by setting up an appointment with our team today by emailing

Interested in learning more about our budget or want to get started now? Take a look at the Fillable Monthly College Budget!

Tuition & Fees

Tuition and fees are established according to state statutes and Wisconsin Technical College System guidelines and may change from year to year. Students must pay all required fees according to Southwest Tech policies.

Find out your estimated tuition with our Net Price Calculator (cost calculator).

Payment Options

We have several payment options available, including online, via phone, in person, or by mail.

Important Dates

Check here to find dates for important events such as book voucher beginning, tuition payments, financial aid disbursement, and more.

Student Refunds

Read our detailed refund policy to determine how much you will be refunded, depending on when you notify us of withdrawal.