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Running Start

Running Start Information Sessions for the 2020-2021 year start in March. Click here for more info.

Click here to see how to apply!

Running Start is a program that allows incoming 11th and 12th grade students to take college courses at Washington's 34 community and technical colleges. Students earn both high school and college credits for these courses.

Running Start students and their families do not pay tuition. They are responsible for mandatory fees, books and transportation. Students receive both high school and college credit for these classes, which accelerates their progress through the education system.



Please visit us in the Van Tassell CenterVan Tassell Center image

We are located in the Van Tassell Center in room 5004J, which is next to the bookstore.


Our office is open for walk-ins Monday-Thursday 9am-4pm and Friday by appointment only.