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It isn't just about classes!

Lake Washington Institute of Technology provides a full list of services to our students. We invite you explore and see how they can expand your college experience.

Associated Student Government & Clubs

Getting involved with the Associated Student Government, a club, or committee gives you the opportunity be a part of campus decisions and practice leadership skills. ASG and club officers attend conferences and trainings and work with the college administration and faculty. Students can also hang out in the comfy student lounge.

Automotive Services

Our Automotive Collision Repair students and Automotive Repair students offer services to the community for training purposes.


A full-service bakery operated by our Baking Arts program.


The Bookstore lists and stocks your instructors' required and recommended textbooks. Online ordering is also available. In addition to books and course-related supplies, the bookstore sells a variety of snacks and gift items.


The cafeteria offers an assortment of main dishes, soups, salads, sandwiches, desserts, snacks, and beverages. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner most of the school year.

Campus Public Safety

Our campus Campus Public Safety department is the campus law enforcement division of the college. Campus Safety and Security works closely and directly with all departments of the college to ensure uniform application and clear understanding of LWTech safety and security policies and procedures.

Chef City Grill

Chef City Grill is a full-service restaurant operated by our Culinary Arts program.

Dental Clinic

The Dental Clinic is a non-profit clinic serves the community, including uninsured and low-income patients, and offers a range of oral health care services. Work is performed by licensed dentists and hygienists and certified dental assistants, assisted by students in the Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting programs.


We are committed to promoting Diversity and a safe and inclusive learning environment for ALL students at Lake Washington Institute of Technology.

Early Learning Center

The Early Learning Center provides complete on-site child care services. With an active, hands-on program, our child care staff promotes learning through experience and accomplishment. Our center provides services for students enrolled in LWTech classes and for state employees.

Employment Resource Center

The Employment Resource Center assists students with Job Search and Career Planning. Students are provided with a variety of resources to assist them in either finding a job or planning a career path.

Fitness Center

Run by students in our Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer program, the center is available to all students, faculty, and staff. It offers cardio equipment, weights, fitness classes, locker room amenities, and can provide, upon request, a student personal trainer.


Unfortunately LWTech does not offer campus housing. However, there are apartment and roommate search websites that can assist in finding a place to live near campus.

Lion’s Pride (The)

The Lion's Pride is an online publication seeks to represent the creativity of students at LWTech and showcases our diverse student body and programs of study.

Massage Clinic

The Massage Clinic is open to the community and run by our Massage Practitioner students.


Campus parking is FREE! We offer visitor parking, accessible parking, carpool passes and specified carpool spots, and motorcycle parking.

Student IT Help Desk

The Information Technology Student Help Desk service is run by students for students who need any IT help, like connecting to LWTech’s WIFI, or logging on the myLWTech student page, or any other issues that may occur.