Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) supports the goal of the Commute Trip Reduction Law passed in 1991 to:
The Facilities and Operations office manages commuting options for employees. Commuter information including bus routes, rideshare, and promotions are available on the bulletin board next to the East building elevator. LWTech supports commute alternatives, and provides support to our employees in many ways including free, preferred carpool parking. Passes are available in the Safety and Security office (E145).
Orca/BUS PASS Subsidy reimburses 50 percent of cost to employees.
Bring paid receipt to Heidi Davis in Facilities & Operations in East Building, E199G.
The college does not offer or sponsor free/reduced bus passes to LWTech students. However, students can apply for an ORCA Lift at a reduced cost bus fare.
If you carpooled to work and your ride has to leave for any reason, you do not have to worry about being stranded. Simply take a cab home, and Metro will reimburse you for the ride.
Four enclosed lockers are available on first come, first served basis. Rental is $10 per quarter, with a $10 refundable deposit fee for the key. They are located outside Chef City Grill between the East building and the Technology Center.
Apply in East Building, E199G in Facilities and Operations (a.k.a. Campus Services).
Showers for employees are available on the first floor of the Allied Health Building in A113 and A114.
Lake Washington Institute of Technology offer two Electric Vehicle charging stations. EV charging stations are located in the parking lot under the Technology Center building and requires a Blink card.
|Blink Plus||$0.39 per KWH|
|Blink Guest||$0.49 per KWH|
|Occupancy Rate||$0.00 per 1 hour|
Rates and charge per KWH are subject to change (please see charging stations for most recent billing information).
The charging station are not managed by Lake Washington Institute of Technology; they are managed and operated by Blink. We do however, care about your experience and can attempt to reset the charging stations if needed. Please contact Facilities and Operations at (425) 739-8218 if you are having any additional questions or concerns about the service or with the equipment.
Fleet passenger vehicles (4) are available to employees and students for state business travel.
Mon-Fri, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Mon-Thurs, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday, Closed to the public
Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) is committed to providing access to information for all, therefore we are taking the following measures to ensure accessibility of the college’s public facing website (LWTech.edu), and third-party platforms utilized by students, staff, and community members.
The college is currently conducting an audit to determine the extent to which its website and third-party platforms are compliant.