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Coronavirus (Covid-19) information and resources
Monday, September 14, 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information and Resources

See the latest updates at RTC, class information, schedule changes, FAQs, and more.

Thursday, July 9, 2020
RTC temporarily adjusts hours of operation

The College will be closed on Fridays through the end of July as part of budget savings.

5 panel collage showing five RTC staff with sewing machines sewing masks.
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Five staffers making masks for the RTC Community

They hope to make up to 2000. Their work will allow safe transition back to campus.

Photo of Kevin McCarthy
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
President Kevin McCarthy named Aspen Institute Fellow

He is one of only 25 presidents from around the country selected for the prestigious program.

RTC Stories

Nursing graduate grateful for support

Tiffiny Thrash talks about her success, RTC, and Swedish partnership.

Student makes cakes for homeless children

Baking partnership with Birthday Dreams helps both students and children.

Student says his positive attitude keeps him going

Alan Abdullah was named RTC's 2020 Transforming Lives Award winner. 

Harvard-bound graduate grateful for RTC’s support

RTC student leader, Don Hawkins will study economics at an elite university this fall.


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RTC is one of the Top 10 Community Colleges in the country.

For the third straight year, The Aspen Institute named Renton Technical College one of the Top Community Colleges in the Country. 

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