Free Application Week Nov. 12-16 at College of Western Idaho

Published: November 9, 2012

MEDIA ADVISORY – On Wednesday, Nov. 7, College of Western Idaho (CWI) announced that it has designated Nov. 12-16 as FREE COLLEGE APPLICATION WEEK. The week-long promotion aligns with the Take the ‘Go On’ Pledge, Make a Plan Week sponsored by the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation and will waive the $25 application fee for admissions to CWI.

As part of FREE COLLEGE APPLICATION WEEK, CWI will hold Future Student Exploration Sessions at CWI’s Nampa, Canyon County, and Ada County Centers on Nov. 15 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The exploration session is also free and open to the public.

For more information on the free application initiative visit

For more information on the Albertson Foundation Take the Go On Pledge campaign visit



Jennifer Couch                                                

(208) 562-3508                          

Jake Garcin                                                        

(208) 562-3106                                          



About the College of Western Idaho:

The College of Western Idaho is a public, open-access, and comprehensive community college committed to providing affordable access to quality teaching and learning opportunities to the residents of its service area in western Idaho. CWI has seven campus locations throughout Southwest Idaho providing higher education and 21st Century technical skills acquisition. The college is dedicated to improving the community’s economic well-being by responding with highly-educated and productive graduates. The foundation for the area’s only community college was created by a supermajority of voters in Ada and Canyon counties on May 22, 2007. For more information about the college, visit or call (208) 562-3000.         


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