Eligibility & Cost


  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Currently enrolled at Galveston College
  • One or more of the following:
    • First generation college student (parent/guardian has not attained a four year degree)
    • Financial need as established by federal guidelines (defined by tax table income)
    • A student with a physical or learning disability


There is NO cost to the participants of Building Bridges to Success (BBS). Galveston College BBS is available through a federally funded program designed to enhance the academic success of students who are traditionally underrepresented in postsecondary education.

Updated 5/20/2009 - Content Author mwiley