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


Application Deadlines

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 2016

November 3, 2015

Spring 2016

February 9, 2016

Summer 2016

May 10, 2016

 

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.

Graduation Requirements

Minimum credits for any degree or certificate
90 upper division credit for a bachelor’s  degree OR 
90 credits for AAS, AAS-T, DTA/MRP, OR 45 credits for Cert. of Proficiency OR as required for other certificates.

Minimum credits for student’s specific program 
Student must have the total credits required to graduate.

Residency
30% of technical courses must be taken at LWTech (100% of courses for Certificates of Completion).

Academic Core
At least 20 credits for AAS, AAS-T, DTA/MRP OR 15 for Certificates of Proficiency – individual programs have specific, published requirements.

Grades
Every required class must have a grade of at least 2.0.

Incomplete Grades
Contact course instructor(s) to resolve incomplete grades.

Waivers or substitutions
Must be approved by an instructional dean and filed with Enrollment Services.

Financial Aid
Check with financial aid office to verify the impact requesting this degree or certificate may have on future financial aid.

 

 

 Congratulations! You are ready to graduate.

 

When you are ready to complete your degree or certificate program, you must submit several forms, along with your Graduation Application, Degree Audit, and the Graduation Survey. Please follow the steps below to complete all graduation requirements. 

 

STEP 1: GRADUATION APPLICATION

 Download and fill out the Graduation Application. 

Download the Graduation Application (PDF) 



STEP 2: DEGREE AUDIT

Complete the online Degree Audit form. You will need your Student ID and PIN. When you are done filling out the form, download it for Step 4. 

Degree Audit Form

 

STEP 3: GRADUATION SURVEY

As a recent graduate of Lake Washington Institute of Technology we are interested in hearing about your experiences. Download and complete the Graduation Survey.

Graduation Survey (PDF)

 

STEP 4: SUBMIT YOUR FORMS

Option 1
Email all three filled out forms to Enrollment Services at registration@lwtech.edu  from your LWTech student email (e.g. s-first.last@lwtech.edu).

LWTech Student Email Login Student Email Login

 

Option 2
Print and bring all your filled forms to Enrollment Services in West Building, W201.

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

 

Step 5: Commencement

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 17, 2016, please visit Commencement Ceremony 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.

Commecement Information

 

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.