After You're Accepted

Welcome to Blackhawk!

We are looking forward to seeing you at Blackhawk Technical College! Review the information below to understand what happens between acceptance and the first day of classes:

Steps to Get Started:


Access MyBTC

MyBTC is a cloud-based space for essential college information. It is a one-stop shop, centralized dashboard for all academic and informational needs.

Your login credentials can be found in your acceptance letter.

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Can't access MyBTC? Contact our IT Department at (608) 757-7711 or email


Placement Testing

Blackhawk Technical College is dedicated to enhancing student learning and community offerings by providing comprehensive, accessible testing and assessment services.

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ARO Process

The Advising, Registration, and Onboarding or ARO session is an important and required step in starting your program at Blackhawk Technical College.

The first part of the ARO process will be completed in Blackboard, your online learning platform which you can access through MyBTC. Your next steps will be included in your acceptance letter and email, so be sure to open any emails you get from Blackhawk.

Questions? Contact our Advising Department at (608) 757-7668 or email


New Student Checklist

As a new student, there are steps that must be completed before you start classes. You can view the student checklist by clicking the link on the "Welcome" card in MyBTC.

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Paying for College

At Blackhawk, we offer several payment methods – whether you choose to pay in full, set up a payment plan to break down your balance into smaller payments, or apply for financial aid and scholarships to reduce or eliminate your overall cost.

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Additional Options

Whether you're unsure of your future path or need additional assistance, we have several areas you can check out:

Not sure what college major to pursue? Attend a Career Exploration Workshop.

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Let us help you find out what benefits you’re eligible for and support you as you transition to college life.

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Many students enroll at Blackhawk Technical College with the potential to get college credit toward a degree or diploma.

Find Out If You Qualify

Congratulations on graduating! Please be sure to send over your official high school transcripts and test scores so we can finalize your admission. If you have questions about your next steps, we hold regular information sessions.

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There are seven Health Sciences programs that require students to petition for entry.

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Blackhawk offers Associate of Arts and Associate of Science programs designed to provide students with a strong foundational education that can be easily transferred to any four-year college.

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Blackhawk Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to manage inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies: Title IX Coordinator/Equal Opportunity Officer, 6004 S. County Road G, P.O. Box 5009, Janesville, WI 53547-5009, (608) 757-7796 or (608) 757-7773, WI Relay: 711

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