Highlands College of Montana Tech

25 Basic Creek Road
Butte, Montana 59701

VUB has hosted pre-college classes at Highlands College (formerly Montana Tech College of Technology) since 2000 and currently offers instruction in a workshop format. All instruction is offered as one or two-week evening workshops. These condensed classes fit tight schedules well and target specific areas of academic need and skills acquisition, making them a convenient way for participants to focus on the skills they need the most.

In-class workshops are offered year round in 1 and 2-week sessions. This program is not currently eligible for GI Bill benefits. Please check the calendar below for dates and times.

Workshops available:
  • Accelerated Math Refresher
  • Grammar Review & Technical Writing Refresher
  • Computer Instruction: Word
  • Computer Instruction: PowerPoint
  • Computer Instruction: Excel
Also available to veterans in the Butte area:
  • Accelerated Compass Prep
    (Math & Writing Review)
  • Online
    (Live streaming)
  • Online self-paced instruction
  • Online student assessments
Additional Information:

Please see look at our Program Catalog or Services for a brief description of our educational programs and our support services.

Contact us with any questions or request more information by completing an Inquiry form.

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.

Thomas Edison

About VUB

Veterans Upward Bound is funded by the U.S. Department of Education and hosted by Montana State University Northern.

Get in Touch

  • Phone:
    (800) 356-8387
  • Fax:
    (406) 657-2077
  • Email:
  • Address:
    1500 University Drive
    Cisel Hall
    Billings, MT 59101