Running Start is perfect for junior or seniors currently in high school.
As a junior or senior in high school you can take college classes at Green River College tuition-free. Classes may apply to both your high school graduation requirements and your college degree. You may attend part-time or full-time, taking classes exclusively at GRC or a mix of classes at your high school and at GRC. Running Start does not cover books, fees, or transportation. A fee waiver and book loan program is available for those who qualify.
Visit Running Start to learn more. Follow the guide below to start today!
To participate in Running Start, you must be eligible for Engl& 101. Students wishing to take math courses or courses with math prerequisites need to show eligibility for college-level math. Visit the placement page for assessment and placement options. Proof of eligibility may include test score or transcript.
Part 2: Testing Information
English eligibility is determined by taking the College Success Assessment; math eligibility is determined through WAMAP math entrance exam.
Bring your Green River student ID number and photo ID.
Allow up to 1-1/2 hours for the assessment. You will receive your scores and eligibility determination once you finish.