Admissions & Entry Services

The mission of the Admissions/Registration department is to serve the community and support the connection between the educational process and a career, by providing professional, unparalleled customer service through commitment and enthusiasm.

Entrance requirements
Applicants must be 18 years of age, possess the vocational interest and goals related to their chosen program of study, and are able to benefit from instruction. Individual programs may have additional entrance requirements related to licensure or require specific educational credentials. Admission to the College may be initiated in person, by mail, fax, and web or through referral by an agency.

Apply for Admissions

  • Online Services (Click on the "Admission" link in the left navigation)
  • Mail the application to:
    Renton Technical College
    3000 NE Fourth Street
    Renton, WA 98056
  • In person at the Admissions/Registration department in building I - Roberts Campus Center during business hours.
  • There is a non-refundable admissions application fee required

Transfer Student Information

Registration Hours:
Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cashier Hours:
Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Late registration fee:
A $75 late fee will be charged to students currently enrolled in a program at RTC who have not registered before the first day of the quarter. This does not apply to new students registering for the first time.