Lake Washington Institute of Technology
West Building, W207
11605 132nd Avenue NE
Kirkland, WA 98034-8506
(425) 739-8300

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
The Dental Hygiene information session is cancelled today due to illness.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
Please contact our Advising office with questions 425-739-8300.

Advising Services

Drop In Advising

Drop in advising appointments are short 15 minute meetings scheduled on a first come first serve basis.
Mondays: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
Tuesdays: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
Wednesdays: 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Thursdays: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
Fridays: by appointment only

Students must be signed in by 3:30 pm to be seen by an advisor.

Evening Drop in Advising Hours

Located in Enrollment Services
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm
Students must be signed in by 5:30 pm in order to be seen by an advisor

Advising Appointments

Students may schedule an advising appointment for Monday through Friday by calling (425) 739-8300.


New Student Orientation Schedule

Students beginning Winter Quarter 2015

For students planning to start Winter Quarter 2015

New Student Orientation will begin Wednesday Oct. 15, 2014

The last orientation session before the start of Winter Quarter is Friday, Jan. 2, 2015

New Student Orientation is required for all new students who have not earned college credits at a previous college.

Sessions are held weekly in W204F on Wednesdays 9:00 am or Fridays at 1:00 pm.

Please note sessions will not be held on the following days:  Nov. 5, 28, and Dec. 24, 26, 31.

For Dissability adjustmenst please contact the DSS office at 425-739-8300 or

New classes, new instructors, new experiences. Making the transition to college life is not always easy. Student Development advisers can help you succeed.

A Student Development Adviser can help you:

  1. Understand your placement test results for math and English

  2. Plan your education at LWTech

  3. Determine transferability of classes from previous colleges (unofficial evaluation)

  4. Register for your first quarter's classes at LWTech during The Lions ROAR - Resources, Orientation, Advising, Registration

  5. Connect with other services on campus that can help you be successful!

  6. Plan your transfer to a four-year college or university

Make the most of your advising appointment.

Be prepared 

Not sure where to start?

See our Online Orientation

Need help choosing a program?

Check out these resources 

If you are not a new student

See Who is My Adviser? to find out who you need to see for advising

What if I need to meet with an Academic Adviser because I need a full class plan created?

If you need to meet to have full class planning, please attend one of our Academic Planning sessions so that we can provide enough time to answer your questions thoroughly and discuss class planning in greater detail. Academic Planning session are Tuesdays & Wednesdays at 1pm in W213C.

Full class plans for Allied Health are made in Allied Health GPS which requires pre-registration at:    

Allied Health GPS Registration 

Our Mission

The Student Development Services team works creatively to make a difference by empowering, mentoring and helping students achieve their goals.