NEW Running Start students must sign up for orientation by clicking below. Students must bring their RS paperwork to the HS programs office before they attend orientation. To sign up for the 2015 online orientations click here.

Summer Orientation:
Friday, June 19th: 8 AM – 1 PM (special permission only)
Tuesday, July 9th: 8 AM – 1PM
Tuesday, August 4th: 8 AM – 1PM
Wednesday, September 9th: 8 AM – 1 PM

Running Start Program

509.527.4262 (Walla Walla) | 509.758.1718 (Clarkston)

Running Start, a program created by the Washington State legislature, provides an opportunity for juniors and seniors in public high schools to enroll in courses at Walla Walla Community College. This program provides academically qualified students an opportunity to attend college courses and earn college credits, tuition-free, while completing high school graduation requirements. Home-schooled and private school students must enroll in a public high school to participate in this program.

Running Start Guide
Fee Waiver
Enrollment Checklist
WA HS Graduation Requirements
Parent Information Night Presentation
Enrollment Verification
Pre-Registration Planning Sheet