News & Events

Instructor Don Mee Choi receives MacArthur 'Genius Grant'

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

An acclaimed poet and translator, Choi teaches in  RTC's high school completion programs. 

Testing Center earns national certification

Monday, September 27, 2021

RTC is the first technical college in the state to earn certification from the National College Testing Association.

RTC hosts weekly COVID-19 vaccine clinics, starts Aug. 31

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Vaccine clinics are open to the community and the public: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Tuesday.

President McCarthy announces retirement plans

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Renton Technical College President Kevin McCarthy will retire at the end of the 2021-22 academic year.

Learn about COVID-19 vaccinations required this fall

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

COVID-19 vaccines will be required for all RTC employees and for on-campus students this fall.

Vaccinated students to be selected for scholarships

Friday, July 16, 2021

RTC announces participation in the state Vaccine Incentive Program to encourage students.

MacKenzie Scott earmarks $5 million to RTC

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

RTC receives transformative gift to advance the college's mission and values.

Foundation raises over $103,000 for scholarships

Friday, June 4, 2021

The live, virtual Student Success event raised more than $103k, thanks to donors and sponsors.

President McCarthy named College CEO of the year

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

State trustees recognize RTC president for his leadership and support of two-year colleges.

Thoughts on Anti-Asian Violence

Thursday, March 18, 2021

RTC values all members of our community, from all walks of life, belief systems, origins, and identities.