South Burlington, VT and Eagle River, WI
(Eagle River is a branch campus)



Q. Does AWI assist with financial aid?
A. Our structural and combination programs have been approved for Title IV financial aid. The financial aid staff will assist all applicants and students with determining the best finanical aid packet to meet your needs.

Q. Is AWI an accredited school?
A. Yes, AWI is accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). ACCSC is listed by the Department of Education as a national accrediting agency. Visit for more information.

Q. Does AWI provide housing?
A. Advanced Welding Institute works with RRK Enterprise to provide off campus living. Housing locations may vary and are in close proximity to the school's campus. Please contact the school for more information.

Q. What are the class sizes?
A.  AWI chooses to keep class sizes small to ensure all students receive the individualized attention they need to reach their highest potential.

Q. Does AWI include welding certifications in the full-time programs?
A. Yes, both of our full time program include welding certifications in the tuition.

Q. Are there any other academic courses required?
A. Our Structural Welding and Combination Structural and Pipe Welding Programs are over 90% hands-on welding/cutting. Although there is reading and basic math calculations required, no other non-related welding classes are required.