LWTech's Story


Lake Washington Institute of Technology is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities at the associate and at the baccalaureate degree level.

Campus Sustainability

Lake Washington Institute of Technology is committed to sustainability, in our classroom buildings and on our surrounding grounds.


Established in 1949, Lake Washington Institute of Technology serves local students from King and Snohomish counties, commuter students from areas like Port Townsend, Gig Harbor and Marysville, and international students from around the globe, including Japan, Tonga, Ireland, Indonesia, and the Ukraine.

Quick Facts

Quick information about Lake Washington Institute of Technology.

Mission and Core Themes

LWIT's mission is to the point: to prepare students for today's careers and tomorrow's opportunities. In support of our mission, we have developed four core themes that state the essential work done at LWIT.

Strategic Plan

The Strategic Plan articulates a clear vision for Lake Washington Institute of Technology's desired future and serves as a guide and framework as the college sets priorities, assigns resources, and takes actions to create that future.