News & Events

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

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.

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.