After You're Accepted to Running Start

Attend Running Start Orientation
You will receive a letter of acceptance and be invited to a required Running Start orientation session. You will learn about the college culture and resources, program procedures and faculty expectations. At orientation you will receive an appointment for advising and registration. Your parents are welcome to attend orientation with you.

Meet with your High School Counselor
You and your counselor will select college classes, which will meet your high school graduation requirements. Together you will complete and sign a Running Start Enrollment Verification Form. Your parent or guardian must also sign the enrollment form.  Ask your counselor for a transfer guide listing Olympic College courses that meet high school requirements.

Complete the Running Start Registration Form
Use the class schedule planner to create your quarterly schedule. Your parent or guardian must sign the registration form if you are under 18. Bring form with you to your advising appointment. 

Meet with your College Advisor
Bring the Running Start Enrollment Verification Form for college advising and signature for registration.

Register and pay fees at Olympic College
Register at your scheduled appointment time. Pay the security enhancement fee and any additional class fees at the Cashier's office or online with a credit card.

Purchase Books and Attend Classes
You will want to purchase textbooks and supplies at the Olympic College Bookstore, OC Poulsbo, and OC Shelton or order online through the Bookstore.