High school juniors and seniors save money on tuition and get a Running Start on college credits!
Over the past five years, the number of Running Start students earning both their high school diploma, and an associate degree, has almost doubled!
In addition, Running Start students earned a C or better in 85% of their classes, compared to 79% for all other students (2015-2016).
How did Michael and Anthony save $50,000+ on the cost of their 4-year degree? The Daily News | June 15, 2017.
Running Start allows 11th and 12th grade students to take college courses. Students who meet eligibility requirements have the opportunity to earn both high school and college credit at the same time, without paying tuition.
Undocumented students in Washington state have the right to attend colleges and universities. Many qualify for state-funded financial aid because of the Washington Dream Act, also called The Real Hope Act which was signed into law in 2014.
Learn more about who to contact at LCC, and policies and practices that protect LCC students.