Tuition-Free College Credits for High School Juniors and Seniors
RUNNING START IS FOR EVERYONE
Running Start is a statewide, Washington State, program that allows high school juniors and seniors to take college-level courses without paying tuition. Students receive both high school and college credit for classes completed at the college level.
Running Start is for ALL Washington State juniors and seniors. We turn no one away. Regardless of your English placement or GPA, you can participate. Enroll in the program, and we will help you find dual credit classes that are a good match for you.
Questions about the Running Start program?
A staff member within the department would be happy to talk with you.