Apply for Graduation

Enrollment Services
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
West Building, W201
11605 132nd Avenue NE
Kirkland, WA 98034-8506
(425) 739-8104


Congratulations! You are ready to graduate

When plan to complete your degree or certificate program, you must submit your application by the appropriate deadline:

If you are finishing your Program by the end of:

Turn in your application by...

Winter 2015

November 5, 2014

Spring 2015

February 10, 2015

Summer 2015

May 12, 2015


If you already completed your program but have not yet received your degree or certificate, contact Enrollment Services at the number or email address above.


Steps to complete your Application for a Degree or Certificate:

  • Fill out an Application for Degree or Certificate (updated 11/12/14)

  • Complete a Degree Audit and attach it to your application 

  • Meet with your faculty advisor. He or she will review your degree audit and help you plan your last quarter of classes. Your faculty advisor must sign your Application for Degree or Certificate

  • Complete the DOC survey and attach it to your application


Graduate Survey

As a recent graduate of Lake Washington Technical College we are interested in hearing about your experiences. Please complete and return our Graduation Survey with your application for degree/certificate to the Enrollment Services Office.

The graduation application is also available at the Information Desk in the West Building.


Walk in the commencement ceremony

Commencement is the annual June college celebration of graduates and applicants for graduation. Attending commencement does not guarantee you have graduated. If you want to attend the annual commencement ceremony on June 19, 2015, please visit the Commencement Ceremony website for more details. Applying for your Degree or Certificate does not register you for the commencement ceremony.  Students intending to complete their program in the Fall, Winter, Spring or Summer before or the Summer after may participate in the commencement ceremony.