CWUNewsNewshttp://www.cwu.edu/runningstart/newsen-usRunning Start Office Closed 6/19 - 6/29http://www.cwu.edu/runningstart/node/2632Mon, 11 Jun 2018 13:32:47<p>The Running Start office will be closed from Tuesday, June 19 - Friday, June 29 for summer trainings with our partner high schools.</p><p>Advising and enrollment for new Running Start students will continue once the office reopens.</p><p>&nbsp;</p>Register for Ellensburg Running Start New Student Orientation Phase Ihttp://www.cwu.edu/runningstart/node/2631Wed, 02 May 2018 17:39:37<h2 style="text-align: center;">All Phase I orientation sessions are now full.&nbsp;</h2><p style="text-align: center;"><u>Applications are still being accepted and advisors will continue to work with students on an individual basis for advising, registration, and Phase I orientation.</u> If you have questions, please contact our office at 509-963-1351. We look forward to working with you!</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>All newly admitted Ellensburg Running Start students may now register for the Fall 2018 Ellensburg Running Start New Student Orientation Phase I. All students are required to attend orientation before registering for fall classes. Please choose from the days and times below and register for orientation. Due to space constraints, we ask that only students attend this phase of orientation. Phase II will be held in August and parents will be invited to attend.</p><p>Reminder: If you have not scheduled an individual advising appointment yet, please call 509-963-3690 as soon as possible to schedule an appointment. <strong><u>You need to meet with the Running Start advisor for an individual appointment before attending orientation. If you have not scheduled advising or been admitted to the program, please do not register for these orientation sessions.</u></strong> The Running Start advisor will work with you to ensure you complete the orientation requirements.&nbsp;</p><p>Tuesday, June 5, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm&nbsp;Shaw Smyser, Room 217 (Full)</p><p>Tuesday, June 5, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm&nbsp;Shaw Smyser, Room 217 (Full)</p><p>Thursday, June 7, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm&nbsp;Shaw Smyser, Room 217 (Full)</p><p>Thursday, June 7, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm&nbsp;Shaw Smyser, Room 217 (Full)</p><p>&nbsp;</p></h2 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;">Register for Sammamish Running Start New Student Orientation Phase Ihttp://www.cwu.edu/runningstart/node/2626Wed, 18 Apr 2018 11:23:39<p style="text-align: center;"><strong>All orientations are now full.&nbsp;</strong><br><strong>Advisors will discuss orientation options with new students during their advising appointment. Advising is taking place now.<br>Please call 509-963-1351 to schedule your appointment.</strong></p><p>All newly admitted Sammamish Running Start students may now register for the Fall 2018 Sammamish Running Start New Student Orientation Phase I. All students are required to attend orientation before registering for fall classes. Please choose from the days and times below and register for orientation. Due to space constraints, we ask that only students attend this phase of orientation. Phase II will be held in August and parents will be invited to attend.&nbsp;</p><p><br>Reminder: If you have not scheduled an individual advising appointment yet, please call 509-963-3690 as soon as possible to schedule an appointment. You need to meet with the Running Start advisor for an individual appointment before attending orientation.</p><p><br>Wednesday, May 9 from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm&nbsp;(Full)<br>Wednesday, May 9 from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm (Full)<br>Wednesday, May 16 from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm&nbsp;(Full)<br>Wednesday, May 16 from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm&nbsp;(Full)<br>Saturday, May 19 from 10:00 am - 11:30 am (Full)<br>Saturday, May 19 from 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm (Full)<br>Saturday, May 19 from 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm (Full)</p></p style="text-align: center;"></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br>CWU English 101 Changing to 5 Credits in Fall 2018http://www.cwu.edu/runningstart/node/2616Tue, 13 Mar 2018 14:11:00<p>The university recently made a change to the course catalog and starting in Fall 2018, English 101 will be a 5 credit class. With this change, English 101 at Central Washington University will satisfy a full high school English credit.</p><p>If you have any questions about this change, please do not hesitate to contact the Running Start office at 509-963-1947.&nbsp;</p>Running Start Info Session @ CWU Ellensburghttp://www.cwu.edu/runningstart/node/2614Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:56:51<p>Are you interested in applying to the Running Start program at CWU in Ellensburg? Attend this free information session to learn more about the program, how to apply, and ask questions of our Running Start advisor. All interested students and families are welcome to attend.</p><p>When: March 12 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm</p><p>Where: Hebeler Hall, Room 121&nbsp;</p><p>Questions? Contact the Running Start office at 509-963-1351, runningstart3@cwu.edu, or stop by our office in Hebeler 122.&nbsp;</p><p><img alt="" src="/runningstart/sites/cts.cwu.edu.runningstart/files/documents/RS%20Info%20Night%20March%202018%20updated.jpg" style="width: 464px; height: 600px;"></p>Running Start Information Sessions @ CWU Sammamishhttp://www.cwu.edu/runningstart/node/2592Mon, 08 Jan 2018 13:50:08<p>Are you interested in applying to the Running Start program at CWU Sammamish in Fall 2018? Attend one of these free information session to learn about the benefits of the program, how to apply, and ask questions of our Running Start advisors. All interested students and families are welcome to attend.&nbsp;</p><p>Information sessions will be held at CWU Sammamish (<a href="https://goo.gl/maps/uRQwckBVEUG2" target="_blank">120 228th Ave. NE Sammamish, WA, 98074</a>) on the following dates.</p><p>Questions? Contact the Running Start office at runningstart3@cwu.edu or 509-963-1351.&nbsp;</p><table border="0" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="1" style="width: 500px"><tbody><tr><td><p><strong>Wednesday, April 11</strong></p><div>6:30 pm</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><strong>Saturday, April 21</strong></div><div>11:30 am</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><strong>Wednesday, April 25</strong></div><div>6:30 pm</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><p>&nbsp;</p></td><td><div><strong>Wednesday, May 16</strong></div><div>6:30 pm</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><strong>Wednesday, May 23</strong></div><div>6:30 pm</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><strong>Cancelled:</strong></div><div><strike><strong>Saturday, May 26&nbsp;</strong></strike></div><div><strike>11:30 am</strike></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><strong>Wednesday, June 6</strong></div><div>6:30 pm</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div></td></tr></tbody></table><p><a href="/runningstart/sites/cts.cwu.edu.runningstart/files/RS%20Info%20Flyer%20Additional%20Dates.pdf" target="_blank">CWU Sammamish Information Sessions- Additional Dates pdf</a></p></table border="0" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="1" style="width: 500px">Running Start office closed 12/26http://www.cwu.edu/runningstart/node/2590Mon, 04 Dec 2017 15:17:58<p>The Running Start office will be closed on 12/26/17.</p>Running Start Advising Available Throughout Summerhttp://www.cwu.edu/runningstart/node/2571Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:54:28<p>Are you interested in participating in the Running Start program in Ellensburg or Sammamish? Running Start advising is available throughout the summer.</p><p>Ellensburg advising: Monday, Tuesday, and Friday<br>Sammamish advising: Wednesday and Thursday</p><p>Call 509-963-1351 to schedule an appointment.&nbsp;</p></br>Running Start Available at CWU Sammamish in Fall 2017http://www.cwu.edu/runningstart/node/2568Thu, 06 Apr 2017 08:13:20<p>Starting in fall 2017, Central Washington University will invite Running Start students to enroll in college courses at the new CWU Sammamish Teaching Center (120 228th Avenue NE, Sammamish, WA 98074). Located within a few miles of four local high schools, the center allows eligible high school juniors and seniors an opportunity to take college courses tuition-free.</p><p>The credits from these courses are generally transferable to other colleges and universities while also satisfying high school requirements. Students may enroll simultaneously in high school and college courses, or exclusively in college courses.</p><p>In the coming weeks, Running Start staff will be meeting with high schools and providing information sessions in the Sammamish area to students and parents to discuss this exciting opportunity.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Why Do Running Start?</strong></p><p>• Students can earn up to two years of tuition-free college credit<br>• Students have the opportunity to take a wide range of courses<br>• Students can complete general education requirements and pre-requisites to a college major<br>• First time freshmen with CWU enrollment in Running Start will be given a $500 tuition award provided they have earned a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher in their CWU courses</p><p><strong>What Does It Cost?</strong></p><p>Running Start students are able to take college courses tuition-free. Students are required to purchase textbooks and pay some fees.</p><p><strong>How Do I Get Started?</strong></p><p>Students can apply by creating an account and <a href="https://cwu.hobsonsradius.com/ssc/aform/C70C7Rc0B03m0x6702c0B71.ssc" target="_blank">completing the online Running Start application here</a>. Please make sure to review the admission criteria and meet with your high school counselor to discuss your interest in the program before submitting your application.</p><p><strong>Where Do I Go to Learn More?</strong></p><p>Please contact the Running Start office with any questions by calling 509-963-1351 or emailing runningstart3@cwu.edu.<br>&nbsp;</p></br></br></br></br>Running Start Info Session - April 5http://www.cwu.edu/runningstart/node/2567Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:22:46<p>Are you interested in applying to the Running Start program in Fall 2017? Attend this free information session to learn about the benefits of the program, how to apply, and ask questions.</p><p>April 5, 2017<br>6:00 pm - 8:00 pm<br>Black Hall, Room 151</p><p><img alt="" src="/runningstart/sites/cts.cwu.edu.runningstart/files/RS%20Info%20Night%202017.jpg" style="width: 464px; height: 600px;"></p></br></br>