When you are ready to complete your degree or certificate program, you must submit
several forms, along with your Graduation Application, Degree Audit, and Graduation
Survey. Please follow the steps below to complete all graduation requirements.
The following deadlines have been established to ensure graduates are aware of all responsibilities related to attending the ceremony and graduating from Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech).
Application to graduate is due to Enrollment Services by the following dates.
Download Application to Graduate Form
Students are eligible to pick up honor cords.
Graduates receive a confirmation email, with commencement details. (Graduates will NOT receive a mailed hard-copy letter, only an email.)
Commencement Registration form due.
Lynnwood Convention Center
3711 196th St. SW
Lynnwood, WA 98036
Graduation photos are available from Darel Roa Photography.
Ninety (90) upper division credits 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.
Students must have the total credits required to graduate.
Thirty percent (30%) of technical courses must be taken at Lake Washington Institute
of Technology (LWTech). 100% of courses must be taken at LWTech for Certificates of
At least 20 credits for AAS, AAS-T, DTA/MRP OR 15 for Certificates of Proficiency – individual programs have specific, published
Every required class must have a grade of at least 2.0.
Contact course instructor(s) to resolve incomplete grades.
Must be approved by an instructional dean and filed with Enrollment Services.
Check with the Financial Aid Office. Requesting the degree or certificate may have an impact on future financial aid.