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11605 132nd Ave NE
Kirkland , Washington 98034-8506

Disability Resource Office

Disability Support Services
11605 132nd Ave NE
Kirkland, WA 98034-8506
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About Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Located in Kirkland, Washington, Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) is a public university known for its commitment to providing high-quality career-focused education. As a 4-year institution, LWTech offers a wide range of programs designed to meet the needs of today’s evolving job market.

LWTech is situated in the splendid backdrop of Kirkland, a city renowned for its picturesque beauty and thriving community. Nestled on the eastern shore of Lake Washington, Kirkland offers a breathtaking view of the lake and the surrounding mountains, creating an ideal environment that fosters learning and personal growth. With its proximity to Seattle, one of the most vibrant and culturally diverse cities in the United States, students at LWTech have access to a plethora of opportunities for entertainment, internships, and career advancement.

With a commitment to accessibility, LWTech aims to provide a supportive and inclusive environment to its students, ensuring that everyone is given an equal opportunity to succeed. The university’s accessibility score of 1 reflects its dedication to cater to the needs of all individuals, regardless of their background or circumstances.

LWTech boasts a diverse range of academic programs, including degrees and certificates in fields such as Business, Engineering Technology, Healthcare, Information Technology, and Applied Science. Whether students are seeking to gain essential skills for their chosen careers or planning to transfer to a four-year institution, LWTech has dedicated faculty and staff who are devoted to helping students achieve their academic and professional goals.

One of the key advantages of attending LWTech is the university’s strong industry partnerships. By collaborating with local employers and businesses, LWTech ensures that its programs are in tune with the demands of the job market, equipping students with the practical skills and knowledge needed to excel in their chosen fields. Furthermore, the university’s cooperative education programs and internships provide students with valuable hands-on experiences that can significantly enhance their employability upon graduation.

Beyond academics, LWTech offers a vibrant campus life that encourages students to engage in extracurricular activities and develop leadership skills. Various clubs, organizations, and student government provide ample opportunities for students to connect with like-minded individuals, explore their passions, and contribute to the campus community.

In terms of facilities, LWTech boasts state-of-the-art classrooms, laboratories, and specialized learning spaces that facilitate modern teaching and learning practices. The university’s commitment to sustainability is reflected in its LEED Gold certified buildings and emphasis on environmentally-friendly practices.

Overall, Lake Washington Institute of Technology is an institution that prioritizes the success and well-being of its students. Through its comprehensive programs, inclusive environment, and strategic partnerships, LWTech prepares students for the ever-changing demands of the workforce and empowers them to make a positive impact in their chosen fields. Whether students are aspiring professionals or seeking to make a career change, LWTech provides a pathway to academic excellence and personal growth.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations