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Fresh Start

Opening doors to college and careers

Fresh Start gives students the opportunity to complete their high school diploma requirements in a mature setting while accumulating college credit.

Info Sessions

The first step in the Admissions process is to attend an Information Session. Please see below for Fall Quarter 2018 Info Session dates:

  • June 19 - 2:00-3:30pm
  • July 17 - 2:00-3:30pm
  • July 31 - 2:00-3:30pm
  • August 14 - 2:00-3:30pm
  • August 28 - 2:00-3:30pm

By clicking on the RSVP link below, you are registering to attend the next scheduled Information Session. Information Sessions will be held in Bldg. 19, Room 11 unless otherwise specified. Thank you for your interest in the Fresh Start Program!

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Students MUST bring the following documents to the Info Session:

  • Transcripts
  • Immunization Records
  • State Test Scores (if applicable)
  • IEP/504 Plans (if applicable)
  • Some form of identification

Interested students who do not bring all required forms will be asked to attend the next Info Session. Students MUST bring some form of ID.

*Please give us ADVANCED notice if you need assistance retrieving transcripts.

If you have questions please call 253.566.5086 or email.

Please arrive promptly!

We look forward to seeing you there!

Quote from a Fresh Start student

"I can honestly say coming to Fresh Start was the best decision of my life, so far. The person I used to be compared to the person I have become is crazy, it’s unbelievable. " -- 16 year old student

Important Information

Fresh Start Application To get started, visit our Enrollment Page. If you have questions, call the Fresh Start office at 253.566.5086 or email.

About Fresh Start

TCC's Fresh Start Program gives you the unique benefits of completing your high school diploma in a mature environment, while accumulating college credit. With Fresh Start, you can benefit from:

  • The opportunity to cover cost of tuition and textbooks
  • Challenging academic classes
  • On-going educational planning and advising
  • Seamless transition from High School to College


Fresh Start - Tacoma Campus
Bldg. 19, Room 34
Call 253.566.5086 or email


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