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QuickStart Overview

High school seniors from Whatcom and Skagit counties are invited to join 100 College Bound Scholars for 3 days and 2 nights on the Western Washington University campus for our annual QuickStart Event. We partnered with Western Washington University to provide an interactive experience for students who wish to see what an authentic college experience is all about! We help prepare students for the college application process, career exploration, and connecting with mentors and faculty. 

Program Details:

  • Explore college and learn about career paths
  • Attend workshops and reflect on personal goals
  • Connect with staff, students, professors, and mentors
  • Formative and Summative Assessment
  • Try fun college activities like living in the dorms and eating in dining halls

Learning Outcomes:

  • After attending QuickStart, you will feel comfortable:
    • Understanding your personal and academic goals
    • Feel confident in overcoming barriers when applying for college admission and obtaining financial aid
    • Know your on-campus resources!  

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