Contact Information

Remote Operations Update: 

To make an appointment with a Running Start advisor:

Current Running Start Students: 

Schedule your appointments via Starfish and indicate your preferred method for connecting with the Advisor.

If you are experiencing challenges with Starfish, please use our Live Chat:

  • Click zoom.us/my/ssc.advising or copy/paste the URL into your browser to chat with Advising support staff from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., Monday - Thursday through the duration of our remote operations.

New Running Start Students:

As a new Running Start student at South, please use our Live Chat:

  • Click zoom.us/my/ssc.advising or copy/paste the URL into your browser to chat with Advising support staff from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., Monday - Thursday through the duration of our remote operations.

If you are a new or prospective Running Start student and have questions, please email RunningStart.South@seattlecolleges.edu.

The Running Start office is located in the Robert Smith Building room 11, the Advising Center. Parking is available in the Visitor’s Parking Lot. 

Students and their parents or guardians that are interested in Running Start should call advising at 206.934.5387 to make an appointment to speak with a Running Start advisor. Please identify yourself as a Running Start student. Running Start students must meet with a Running Start advisor before registering each quarter to complete an Enrollment Verification form.

For additional information contact Lynn Christiansen, Running Start Program Specialist, at 206.934.6478 or email at Lynn.Christiansen@seattlecolleges.edu.