News & Events

College Spark grant supports new English courses at RTC

Monday, May 22, 2017

RENTON, Wash. – Renton Technical College (RTC) has been awarded a $49,994 grant to develop English courses tailored to make them more relevant and useful for students.

Attend the Annual Mother’s Day Brunch at RTC

Monday, May 1, 2017

RTC’s Annual Mother’s Day brunch will be on Sunday, May 14 from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm in RTC’s Cafeteria (Building I, Robert C. Roberts Campus Center). The cost is $15 per person, $10 for Seniors (60+) and children under 10. 

RTC student earns honors in Students Serving Washington Awards contest

Friday, April 28, 2017

RENTON, Wash. – Abdul Amath, an engineering design technology student at Renton Technical College (RTC), has won an honorable mention in the “Outstanding Service Award” category of the Students Serving Washington Awards contest.

RTC celebrates grand opening of automotive technology complex

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Renton, Wash. - Renton Technical College (RTC) will formally enter the future of automotive education this May 11 at the grand opening and celebration of its brand new 63,550 square foot Automotive Technology Complex.

Senator Patty Murray visits RTC campus

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Senator Patty Murray (D-Washington) visited Renton Technical College (RTC) in the Renton Highlands today to meet with staff, students, and to get acquainted with some of the most innovative career training programs the college offers.

Two Renton Technical College students honored at All-Washington Academic Team ceremony

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Two Renton Technical College (RTC) students were honored today at the All-Washington Academic Team recognition ceremony in Olympia.

RTC student selected to All-USA Community College Academic Team

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

RENTON, Wash. – Mohamed (Mo) Abdullahi, a computer science student at Renton Technical College (RTC), has been selected as one of 20 community college students in the nation to be a member of the All-USA Community College Academic Team.

RTC hosts third annual Reading Apprenticeship conference

Monday, March 13, 2017

Educators and school administrators from all over the Northwest met at Renton Technical College (RTC) last Friday and Saturday to learn better ways to teach students to read, interpret and retain information in their disciplinary texts so they can succeed in college.

Foundation hits new highs at Student Success Breakfast

Friday, March 10, 2017

We are grateful and humbled by the outpouring of support for this year’s Student Success Breakfast. The foundation literally hit new highs with 300 attendees, 27 sponsorships from local businesses and we are on track to hit $80,000 in donations to expand scholarships and emergency grants.

RTC hosts conference on how to make students into purposeful readers

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

RENTON, Wash. – Educators and school administrators from all over the Northwest will meet at Renton Technical College (RTC) this Friday and Saturday to learn better ways to teach students to read, interpret and retain information in their disciplinary texts so they can succeed in college.