Transferring from LWTech

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

We make it easy
Lake Washington Institute of Technology has formal Transfer Agreements with several different baccalaureate institutions, one of which may suit your academic needs. These agreements give our graduates the ability to transition smoothly between a two-year technical degree and a bachelor's degree.

Why transfer and earn a bachelor's degree?

Improve your chances in the job market and make more money.

Employers want graduates with:

    • Strong written and verbal communication skills

    •  Critical thinking skills

    • Comples Problem-solving skills

    • Applied knowledge in real-world settings

    • A broad rather than narrow education

      - American Association of Colleges & Universities (2013) "Report of Findings," available at

      What, how and where can you transfer?

      Unsure of what transferring means, or what your options are? Schedule an appointment to see a transfer advisor.

      Why Start at LWTech

      LWTech maintains Transfer Agreements with many local, national and even international four-year colleges universities, so that our students have an opportunity to continue the education that began with us. LWTech also employs a full-time transfer adviser to assist with the transition.

      Our unique college provides an opportunity to prepare for employment and transfer at the same time. Many students use the skills they gain at LWTech to work while finishing a bachelor's degree to help afford rising tuition rates. Others decide to work for a period of time and then pursue a bachelor's degree to prepare for career advancement.