News & Events

RTC named Aspen Prize Top 150 College for the third time

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Renton Technical College has again been named one of top 150 community colleges in the country by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program.

Watt, Lesmeister families provide generous funding

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Two families with close ties to Renton Technical College have made generous contributions for scholarships and equipment. 

Trustees honored for supporting student success

Monday, October 2, 2017

The national Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recognized the Board of Trustees' "strong and continuous support" for student success.

RTC looks to the future with new health sciences building

Thursday, September 28, 2017

King County took a step Thursday to advance Renton Technical College’s long-term plan to build a new health sciences building. 

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.

Storytelling grant will enhance understanding

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

A new grant will allow students from diverse backgrounds and experiences to share their life stories with the college community.

RTC fosters inclusive community

Monday, September 18, 2017

Renton Technical College begins its fall quarter with an even more intentional commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

RTC ranked one of the country’s best colleges

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

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