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The School of Engineering & Technology  at the University of Washington, Tacoma, provides focus for the rapid development of high-technology academic programs which serve the needs of the state of Washington. Launched in 2001, SET has supported the community by building facilities, classrooms and labs. Through innovative partnerships with area companies, internships and funded research projects, SET students gain real world experience to tackle the challenges of a continually evolving industry.


South Sound Technology Conference

Friday, March 8, 2019      

9:00AM TO 4:00PM
UW Tacoma, William W. Philip Hall

Learn more and register today!  


 

SET News

Tree Power

Dr. Orlando Baiocchi, UW Tacoma Endowed Professor in Engineering Systems
February 6, 2019
UW Tacoma Professor Orlando Baiocchi and a team of researchers are using trees to power Internet-of-Things-enabled sensors.
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The Best Stories of 2018

An electric, glowing Husky waits expectantly in UW Tacoma's TPS building.
December 21, 2018
From world-changing wheelchairs to a compassionate coyote whisperer and lots in between, the best stories of 2018 shine a light on UW Tacoma's urban-s...
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Greetings from Dr. Katti, Dean of the School of Engineering & Technology

Welcome to the School of Engineering & Technology at UW Tacoma.  Established in 2001, the School of Engineering & Technology has a strong tradition of offering excellent programs while providing student support through small class sizes.  The class sizes in the School of Engineering & Technology average around 30 students per course.  The diverse student body consists of approximately 640 undergraduates and 160 graduate students with a demographic makeup of that population at around 35% Caucasian, 65% Asian, Hispanic, African American, Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, or American Indian.   Currently 21% of our students are women and 18% are underrepresented minorities. More>

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