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The School of Engineering & Technology Administrative Suite (CP 133) is operating remotely Monday-Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm.  Staff can be contacted during normal business hours by email or phone.  For general questions, please email

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 Class of 2021

Commencement 2021 - image of a tulip
June 11, 2021
Members of the Class of 2021 can hold their heads high as survivors and achievers. Through pandemic and polemic, they have completed the next stage of...
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The Intrepid Among Us

Madeline Zent, '21, B.S. Computer Science & Systems
June 10, 2021
With her ice axe in hand, Madeline Zent is breaking new ground for the underrepresented in her field of computer science and on the slopes.
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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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