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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.


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 Love of the Game

UW Tacoma Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Eric Barone at Cheney Stadium during Paint the Park Purple.
September 4, 2019
UW Tacoma Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Eric Barone took what he learned in the classroom and used it to create a hit video game.
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Summer Camp(us)

A group of MSL students listen to a park ranger talk at Mt. Rainier.
August 22, 2019
UW Tacoma hosts a number of youth-oriented programs during the summer that are designed to get local students excited about the future.
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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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