College athletics, Paintball Rally, and MS Penny Drive are just a few of our many exciting activities throughout the year. Check out our events calendar to make sure you don’t miss out on all the fun!

Northwest Tech Athletics

Northwest Tech was the first technical college in the state to have collegiate athletics, and we’re pretty proud of that. So whether you join the team or just come out and show your Maverick pride, you can be a part of the fun!

Visit our athletics website to check out schedules, rosters, and more!

Athetlic Director: Brad Bergsma

Maverick Student Council

Student Council is a student-based organization designed to help promote campus life and leadership among students. Students participating in all levels of the Council will maintain a high standard of personal conduct. Council members will demonstrate leadership qualities by serving as good examples of behavior through their ideas, words, and actions.

All Council members will be expected to participate in approved campus activities, which will serve to enhance the quality of student life of the college.

Contact: Michael Zimmerman

Gaming Club

Gaming Club offers a venue for game sharing, socializing, and competition. Weekly meetings are held in the Union and gameplay is open to any games that members wish to share. We use all TV screens in the Union, including the huge rear projection screen on occasion. Gaming Club also sponsors a number of tournaments each semester for games like HALO, Left 4 Dead, and Call Of Duty.

Contact: Ian Tompkins



SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student excel.

SkillsUSA’s mission is to help its members become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens.

Contact: Ron Kaus

Chess Club

Contact: Chris Miller


Technical Veteran’s Association

The Technical Veterans Association is an organization designed to allow veterans to gather and unite to help better themselves, the college, and the community.

Student coordinated and led
Technical Veteran’s Association on Facebook

Campus Ministry

Northwest Tech Ministry is just getting started for the first time on campus. This ministry is a non-denominational campus ministry available to NWKTC and supported by local community churches.

Our purpose is to help students get connected and to stay connected with Christ by engaging them with the message of God, so they come to know Him and live out His challenge on campus and in the world.

Contact: Grady Bonsall


Circle K (Collegiate Kiwanis)

The collegiate years are the crossroads of life—time to choose a path and follow a passion. It’s the time to make a difference in the world. By giving back to others, Circle K International (CKI) members learn the skills they need to become the next generation of community-minded leaders.

Sponsored by Kiwanis International, CKI is the premier collegiate community service, leadership development, and fellowship organization in the world. It’s filled with energetic, passionate, and driven young adults who have the power to make a significant impact on the world.

Contact: Patrick Lorens
Circle K on Facebook