Explore your Options
BTC offers a variety of exciting educational opportunities. Whether you have decided on a program of study, or not, there is lots of information available to help you understand your options. BTC offer’s Campus Tours, Career Exploration Workshops, New Student Workshops, and Weekly Drop In Counseling for new and prospective students.
Apply to BTC
Once you have decided on a program of study, submit an online application through the WA State Web Admissions Center. Applying online takes approximately 5-10 minutes.
Apply Now! Follow the Quick Start instructions provided by the WA State Web Admissions Center.
Within 72 business hours after applying, you will be assigned a Student Identification Number (SID).
Plan ahead! Several BTC programs have additional admissions prerequisites/requirements which must be completed before you can be considered program ready. Visit the Program & Degrees page for details.
For further information regarding admissions to special programs or applying online, contact the Admissions & Student Resource Center at: 360-752-8345 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Apply for Financial Aid
Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov. It’s easy, and should take only about 30 minutes to complete.
A PIN from the Department of Education. This helps them identify you when accessing your information, and acts as your electronic signature. If you are a dependent of your parent or guardian, they will need their own PIN.
Income records, such as W2s, copies of federal tax returns, and SSI benefits for the previous year. Dependent students will need their parents’ or guardians’ income records.
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You’ll receive a Student Aid Report (SAR) from the Department of Education. This is a summary of the information you provided. Review the SAR carefully. Make any necessary corrections online or contact Financial Aid at email@example.com for help.
Other financial aid may be available to you outside of the FAFSA application, for more information visit Student Financial Resources.