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MEDIA ALERT: Waukesha County Technical College opens campuses on limited basis Monday, June 1

RTA entrance -- during limited opening

PEWAUKEE, Wis. (Friday, May 29, 2020) – Starting on Monday, June 1, Waukesha County Technical College will begin limited operations on both the Pewaukee and Waukesha campuses.

Limited building reopenings:

  • Limited operations will be restricted primarily to lab components of classroom work to allow students to complete the spring 2020 semester, along with the start and completion of the summer 2020 term.
  • WCTC will only open buildings necessary to accommodate lab and other select classes – with the exception of the College Center (Building C, Richard T. Anderson Education Center entrance), which will be open Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., for the following services:
    • Enrollment Center
    • Bookstore (curbside pickup of books, supplies and devices)
    • IT Service Desk (staffed in RTA reception office)
    • WCTC Library (curbside device checkout/returns on Tuesdays from 8:30-9:30 a.m. and Thursdays from 4-5 p.m.)
  • Open buildings will have only one unlocked entrance and will be controlled by campus security.
  • Those entering buildings – students, faculty or staff -- must present a valid WCTC ID card, and they will be required to wear face masks. Masks will be provided free of charge to those who need them.

Summer term:

The summer term begins Monday, June 8, with the majority of courses held online -- except for those with a lab element, which will need to be completed on campus. Some courses will be held face-to-face, such as select classes in the areas of health, fire and EMS, criminal justice and truck driving.

WCTC continues to monitor the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus. The College is following recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other state and local health agencies.

>> For comprehensive information on the limited reopening and how the College is navigating the health crisis, visit


About Waukesha County Technical College


Waukesha County Technical College, the leader in workforce development, prepares learners for success within the region and global economy. The College offers more than 150 areas of study including associate degree, technical diploma, apprenticeship and short-term certificate programs. Customized training for employers is also available. To learn more, visit