News & Events

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.

RTC President Kevin McCarthy affirms RTC’s commitment to diversity and respect for all

Monday, January 30, 2017

This past Friday, the President of the United States signed an executive order that restricts people from seven countries from entering the United States for at least 90 days and suspends the admission of all refugees for four months.

New Aerospace & Industrial Technologies program prepares students for high tech success

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Renton Technical College (RTC) is now offering a new program designed to prepare the next generation of skilled industrial technicians.

RTC student chosen for Transforming Lives award

Thursday, December 15, 2016

The Washington State Association of College Trustees (ACT) has selected a Renton Technical College (RTC) student as one of five winners of the Transforming Lives award, a program that recognizes students whose lives have been improved by their experiences at a Washington community or technical college.

RTC joins consortium to advance success of men of color

Monday, November 28, 2016

Renton Technical College (RTC) has joined the Minority Male Community College Collaborative (M2C3) National Consortium on College Men of Color, an organization that encourages professional development and opportunities for underrepresented groups.

Wells Fargo awards $25,000 grant to support veterans at RTC

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

The Wells Fargo West Region Military Grants program has awarded a $25,000 grant to Renton Technical College to provide emergency support to students at the college who are veterans of the armed services.

Foundation announces 63% increase in scholarship awards

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The Renton Technical College Foundation (RTCF) announced today a 63 percent increase in the number of students awarded scholarships for the 2016 fall quarter.

Join us for a State Senate candidate forum

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Hear directly from the candidates who want to guide the policies that will impact our local schools, colleges, and the economy. This is your opportunity to meet with state Senate candidates from the 5th and 41st Legislative Districts. Ask the questions that matter most to you.

Student Email Temporarily Unavailable, Passwords Reset

Friday, September 16, 2016

This will occur on Friday, September 16, 2016 at approximately 10 p.m. and email will be unavailable until Sunday, September 18, 2016 at 8 a.m.