We know that choosing a college is an important decision, and right now, that can be more challenging than normal. The Admissions and Student Services teams at Gaston College are available to assist you by email, phone, live chat, or through virtual online appointments. For those looking to learn more about applying to GC, financial aid, registering for classes, student services, or other topics, consider joining us for a virtual visit.

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         Join us for a virtual visit to learn how we can help you achieve your educational goals.


What can I expect?

Short virtual visits with some of the amazing team members at Gaston College are a great way to get more information on a variety of topics and ask your questions! Whether you are a graduating high school senior, a current high school student looking at dual enrollment classes, a student looking to earn credits that will transfer to a four-year university, or an adult student looking for a new career path, we are here and ready to help you take that next step towards achieving your goals.

These free virtual visits will give you the opportunity to learn more about:

  • GC’s enrollment process
  • Academic program options
  • Financial aid
  • Registration & advising
  • Student support services 
  • Military & veterans services
  • and much more!

Virtual Visits:

Please check back periodically – new virtual sessions are added often.

GC Learning Center: How we can help you succeed (30 minutes)
Sept. 10, 2020, 1 p.m.

Whether it’s your first semester in college or you’re wrapping up your time here, the GC Learning Center is all about helping you succeed along your academic journey. Join Courtney Edwards, our Specialist at the Learning, Persistence, and Completion Center, to find out what kind of services we offer, how online tutoring works, when and how to schedule an appointment and more. Join us to see how we can help you this semester.

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Men of Excellence: Support for Success (30 minutes)
Sept. 14, 2020, 1 p.m.

If you’re a young man looking for support and mentorship on your path to success at Gaston College then we invite you to this virtual visit with Kendrick McDowell, our Minority Male Success Initiative Success Coach. He’ll talk about his role as a success coach and how he and other success coaches can help you transition into college and be successful throughout your time at Gaston College and beyond. You’ll also have a chance to learn more about our Men of Excellence program that is geared to Minority Male students, but open to all, and provides an array of services to increase student engagement and success.

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Student Life: Learn, Engage & Succeed at GC (30 minutes)
Sept. 16, 2020, 1 p.m.

Student life is about experiencing Gaston College (GC) to its fullest. The Office of Student Life along with the Student Government Association provides activities and services to enhance and broaden your educational experience as a student. Through student programming and clubs and organizations, GC offers co-curricular and extracurricular programming that supports student success, leadership development, community involvement, engagement, social connections, and diversity. Join Renita Johnson, our Director of Student Life and Special Projects, to learn more about getting connected and staying engaged throughout your GC journey.

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I’m Ready to Apply to Gaston College

Follow the link below to start your college application or contact us with any questions you have. We look forward to helping you succeed!

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If you have additional questions or would like to speak to someone from our admissions team then we encourage you to reach out to us.

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Have questions for another department or area? View contact information for all student support areas.

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