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Step-by-Step Admissions Guide

TWC staff are available to assist you at every stage of the admissions process. Many of the application components you submit will be referred to prospective internship sites after you are accepted.


Decision Making

  • Contact your campus liaison to learn about the cost and academic credit arrangements for your institution.
  • Consider timing (fall, spring or summer).
  • Talk to your parents.
  • Contact with any questions.


  • Review the checklist of supporting documents for the application.
  • Identify letter of recommendation providers.
  • Request transcripts.
  • Confirm your liaison’s approval.

Online Application

  • Go to the Student Portal.
  • Create an account.
  • Start and submit the online application by following the instructions. Throughout the process, you can save your application and return to it at a later time.


TWC’s admissions committee will review your application within two weeks of its completion and a decision on admission will be sent via email.


Admission Process

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