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Effective 3/19/2020, the School of Engineering and Technology Administrative Suite (CP 133) is closed to the public until further notice. Staff can be contacted during normal business hours by email or phone. 

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.


From IT to SET

From Institute of Technology to School of Engineering and Technology. Check out the video below to learn more about the name change. Special thanks to Multimedia Production Services.
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SET News

The Performer

Andrew Fry, Director of Industry Partnerships, UW Tacoma School of Engineering & Technology
March 11, 2020
Andrew Fry's skills on stage translate to the classroom and his role as Director of Industry Partnerships with the School of Engineering and Technol...
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Mars in their Eyes

NASA's Curiosity rover on Mars. Photo courtesy NASA.
January 22, 2020
A group of science and technology students hope their designs for a Mars rover vehicle will win the University Rover Challenge in the red deserts of U...
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Tacoma Rising

W flag viewed through UW Tacoma campus signage
January 17, 2020
In South Sound Business' January cover story, Dr. Ali Modarres warns that Tacoma has a bright future, but that we must plan for the future with care.
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The School of Engineering & Technology
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Greetings from Dr. Katti, Dean of the School of Engineering & Technology

Welcome from the University of Washington Tacoma’s School of Engineering and Technology (SET). Here at SET, our small class sizes (35 students on average), a diverse student body and a world-class faculty result in a learning environment built for and geared toward student success. SET’s emphasis on high student expectations leads to greater experiences inside the classroom through innovative and interesting class projects, collaborative learning environments and industry sponsored senior design projects. More>

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