New Student Orientation is MANDATORY for all first time, fulltime entering students registering for credit classes. All students are welcome and encouraged to attend. Students may choose from an orientation session listed below:

Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 9:00 a.m.

Orientation sessions provide student with information on the many services available at Galveston College. In addition, students are also able to register early for courses and take the Compass® placement examination (valid picture I.D. REQUIRED) free of charge at the conclusion of each session.

All orientation sessions will be held in the Cheney Student Center, Seibel Wing. Visit for more information. To sign up for a session call (409)944-1220 or email the Coordinator of Student Activities, Araceli Lopez, at

REMINDER: All first time students must present proof of the Bacterial Meningitis vaccination prior to the start of the semester/session.