Running Start Information
Thinking about joining Running Start? Let's get started!
Step 1: Attend an Information Webinar
Congratulations on your high school eligibility for Running Start at Southwestern Illinois College. Please join us for an informational session about getting started in Running Start including further eligibility, program overview, and timeline. Note: Students must have a referral from the high school or homeschool to attend.
Join us on one of the following webinars for an in depth information night for parents and students. Webinars begin at 6 pm.
- Monday, January 24
- Tuesday, January 25
- Thursday, February 3
UPDATE 1/24/2021 Join on your computer or mobile app Click here to join the meeting
Step 2: Apply to SWIC
The first step to becoming a student at SWIC is to fill out the New Student Information Form. By completing this form the student will receive an email with their SWIC student identification number. Students must have an ID number to proceed with the steps to enrolling in the Running Start program.
Step 3: Test for Running Start
March 1, 2022 update: All testing for Running Start has concluded.