students_holding booksPURPOSE STATEMENT

The purpose of the BASIC and TRANSITIONAL STUDIES (previously known as Developmental Education) Department is to provide students with high-quality basic and pre-college Math and English literacy education for academic, personal, family, work and community engagement while cultivating leadership potential within collaborative student, staff, and faculty learning communities.


DEVELOPMENTAL EDUCATION has changed its name to:  “Basic and Transitional Studies” effective new academic year 2016-17, which begins summer quarter 2016.


BASIC and TRANSITIONAL STUDIES  office hours: Mon – Fri 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 425-564-2171  | Fax line: 425-564-2690
NEW LOCATION: Building “R”  in Room R 130 (first floor)