On-campus and virtual events to welcome, inform and celebrate Running Start students!

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Whether you’re familiar with Running Start or it’s something new to you and your family, we’re here to answer your questions and help you plan!

Consider attending one of the virtual events listed below or exploring our website for more information.

If you have any questions or need accommodations, please contact or 509.359.6155.

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Running Start Preview Days

Join us for our annual on-campus or virtual Running Start Preview Days. High school students and their families can explore the benefits of EWU’s Running Start program. Explore how Running Start can fast-track your academic journey, help you save big in tuition and make jumping into college life a breeze.

Preview Day Event Details

Date: March 14, 2024
Time: 5-7 p.m.
Location: EWU’s NCR (First Floor of the Pence Union Building)

Register for Preview Day

Virtual Preview Day Event Details

Date: March 16, 2024
Time: 10-11 a.m.
Location: Zoom Webinar

Register for Virtual Preview Day

Prospective and Incoming Students

Every Wednesday

Weekly Application and Program Questions

Prospective students and families are encouraged to drop into the Zoom Q&A with Program Specialist, Andy Aldaco, from 1-2 p.m. to ask questions about the Running Start application and program.

Chat with Andy on Zoom

Upcoming Events

Orientation and Campus Overview

We are excited to welcome the newest additions to the EWU community at these amazing Running Start Events! Event and registration details will be made available in spring 2024.

Graduating Seniors

April 11 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Running Start to CAAR Handoff – 2024

Please join us for this zoom session to help make the transition to being a regular undergraduate as smooth as possible.

  • Admissions will be on hand to share the steps to being admitted, confirming your admission and paying your confirmation fee.
  • CAAR (undergraduate advising) will explain how their advising works, how to declare your major, and how to register for a registration & onboarding session.

Event Registration to come!


May 22 from 5-7 p.m.

Running Start Graduation Ceremony

Stay tuned for more details as we get closer to the date.

We are excited to celebrate YOU! We hope to see you there!


Want to explore on your own? The following resources will help you get a better idea of what Running Start at EWU is like:

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