Get Started Workshop | Clover Park Technical College
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Get Started Workshop

Enrollment Questions? Attend the next Get Started workshop.

Learn about the STEPS to Enrollment, financial aid, and other resources. Questions? Call Admissions at 253-589-5569.

All Get Started workshops are held every 2nd and 4th Wednesday from 4pm - 5pm in Bldg 17, Rm 260 unless otherwise noted.

2017 - 2018 Get Started workshops

July 12 November 8 March 14
July 26 November 22 March 28
August 9 December 13 April 11 - Open House
August 23 December 27 April 25
September 13 *CANCELLED*  January 10 May 9
September 27 January 24 May 23
October 11 - Open House February 14 June 13
October 25 February 28 June 27

Open Houses are from 3-7pm with all programs in Building 23. On these dates, Get Started workshops will be held at 4pm, 5pm, and 6pm.

Steps to Enrollment

Click each step for more information.

Connect with one of our Entry Services Specialists in Building 17.

Kiko Salas, Entry Services Specialist
Building 17, Lobby

Sheila Gomez, Entry Services Specialist
Building 17, Lobby


After you meet with an Entry Services Specialist, you will need to Apply for Admissions and Financial Aid.


Before you can register for classes, we need to assess and review your placement.

For this step, we will assess your previous transcripts (if applicable) and/or your Accuplacer results.


After your assessment is complete, you will be able to register for classes.

After registering for classes, make sure to have your tuition paid by the tuition due date.

The Admissions Specialist will help you understand how to complete each step of CPTC’s Enrollment Process to include:

Don't forget your books! Stop by the CPTC Bookstore in building 23 to make sure you have everything you need to start your quarter off right!