Here at Ready Washington, we want every student in our state to graduate high school ready to pursue post-high school education and succeed on the career path of their choice. To kick off 2018, we’re releasing a series of videos that feature college students in Washington offering advice to younger students about preparing for life after high school.
The first video features students from the two largest universities in the state: University of Washington and Washington State University. In this video, Giovanni and Nicole from UW-Tacoma discuss what college means to them, the differences between high school and college, and encouragement for all future college students, including those who would be the first in their family to attend. Then, Michelle and Reyna, freshmen at Washington State University, offer study tips and dispel the myth that college is a scary place. Check it out:
In this video, Elizabeth and Kristina share why they enrolled in Running Start and how college classes have changed the way they approach their education: