College of Technology

You have to START to Finish

Upcoming Events

January 6, 10:00 AM,
RFC North/South Lecture Room,
START Orientation.

January 7, 9:00 AM,
RFC North/South Lecture Room,
START Orientation .

Phone: (208) 282-4359

Email: start@isu.edu

Mailing Address:

College of Technology,
Idaho State University
921 South 8th Ave, Stop 8380
Pocatello, Idaho 83209

START Facebook Page

START (Successful Transitions And Retention Track)

START is a program made possible by funding through a grant from The J.A. & Kathryn Albertson Foundation Continuous Enrollment Initiative and Idaho State University.

START's Mission

Successful Transitions and Retention Track (START) at Idaho State University provides social and academic support as students manage barriers while they pursue sustainable career and life goals.

More information about START

Send an email to start@isu.edu or call (208) 282-4359. We are located on the 3rd floor of the Roy F. Christensen Building, 777 Memorial Drive.

Acceptance Process

Who can START?

Must have a high school diploma or be working toward a GED or have already passed the GED.

Anyone needing to refresh their skills.

Must successfully complete an application process and meet all requirements.

Should have a desire to further your education.

Must have enthusiasm and a strong work ethic.

Must be willing to work for a better life.

What can START provide?

Opportunities for ISU scholarships.

Career focused math workshops.

Career and educational counseling.

Tutors and mentors to provide support.

"College Success" preparation course.

Emergency funds for health care, child care, transportation, and other needs.

Workshops on the college application process, financial aid, and university resources.

Backpacks filled with school supplies.