News & Events

Constitution week at RTC features daily civics activities

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

This week is Renton Technical College’s (RTC) annual Constitution Week, with civic activities highlighting the U.S. Constitution and citizenship.

Grant will help RTC enhance understanding through student storytelling

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

A new grant will allow Renton Technical College (RTC) students from diverse backgrounds to share their life stories with the college community.

RTC fosters inclusive community as fall quarter begins

Monday, September 18, 2017

Renton Technical College begins its fall quarter with an even more intentional commitment to creating an inclusive community. Diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the center of RTC’s new five-year strategic plan, and were the focus of a staff and faculty workshop last week.

RTC ranked one of the country’s best two-year colleges by magazine

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Renton Technical College is one of the best two-year colleges for adult learners in the country, according to a new ranking. RTC ranked No. 8 on the 2017 College Guide and Rankings compiled by Washington Monthly, a Washington, D.C.,-based magazine.

Campus Closed Until 1 p.m., Sept. 13

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

The Renton Technical College campus will be closed until 1 p.m., September 13 for the annual Kickoff Breakfast and Exceptional Employee Awards, beginning at 7:30 a.m. in the cafeteria.

DACA Termination Message

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

The College and I are profoundly disappointed with the Trump Administration’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that was established in 2012

Eight Institutions Choose 3DEXPERIENCE Platform to Prepare Tomorrow’s Workforce

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Dassault Systèmes today announced that the Center of Excellence for Aerospace & Advanced Manufacturing, representing eight institutions of higher learning, has selected the 3DEXPERIENCE platform to develop and refine the future workforce of the state of Washington.

Goodwill and RTC Unveil Expansion of Youth Aerospace Program

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Seattle Goodwill and Renton Technical College (RTC) have formed a unique partnership that will expand Goodwill’s current Youth Aerospace Program to include a site at RTC. On Friday, July 14, a ribbon cutting and open house will take place from 2-4 pm at the RTC Annex located at 3407 NE 2nd Street in Renton, WA.

RTC Commencement Features Outstanding Student Leaders

Friday, June 16, 2017

RENTON, Wash. - On Thursday, June 22, Joe Spieldenner and Sarra Ghezzaz will take the stage and reflect on their journeys as Renton Technical College (RTC) students and leaders of their communities.

Mechatronics program scheduled to begin this fall

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

A new program, Mechatronics, is coming to Renton Technical college with a tentative start date in the fall quarter.