New Student Orientation


New Student Orientation

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:

9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 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 and to sign up for a session call (409)944-1220 or email* the Coordinator of Student Activities, Araceli Lopez at

*Please add “GC NSO Date Reservation” on subject line. Your email should include full first and Last name, Date you wish to attend, Contact information phone and email and lastly, Compass Placement exam information.

For Example:
Araceli Lopez
July 13th-10am
Compass Needed