Running Start General Information

The Running Start program offered through Spokane Falls Community College enables eligible high school students to enroll simultaneously in high school and college classes, or solely in college classes, for the purpose of earning credit awarded both by the high school district and by the college.

Program Information
For more information about Running Start click on the links provided below.
Guide to Running Start
College vs. High School

Getting Started
Students must meet the following requirements in order to apply:
  • Registered in a Washington public school district. Private and home school students must register with a public school, but not necessarily attend.
  • Must be in 11th or 12th grade the year the student intends to enroll in classes.
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509-332-2706 or email