Galveston College is a two-year community college specializing in quality academic, technical, and professional programs. Prospective students interested in Galveston College are encouraged to apply for admission early to ensure all applicant information is received and registration for the term desired is not delayed.
Veterans are admitted on the same basis as other students. Galveston College is approved for veterans training under the GI Bill of Rights, Public Laws 358 and 550, and under the Vocational Rehabilitation Laws.
Veterans, dependents, or survivors of a veteran may be eligible for Veteran Educational Benefits to assist with educational needs. For eligibility of benefits and general information, visit the Department of Veteran Affairs at www.va.gov.
Other information regarding Veteran Education Benefits may be found on the Financial Aid website.
Students interested in attending Galveston College are encouraged to apply for financial aid and scholarships in advance. Learn more about Financial Aid and Scholarships.
Current tuition and fees for Galveston College can be obtained by visiting the Tuition and Fees website.
Effective January 1, 2012, pursuant to the Jamie Schanbaum and Nicole Williams Act (Texas Education Code 51.9192) all entering students are required to submit proof of vaccination against Bacterial Meningitis. Evidence of the vaccination may be no older than 5 calendar years from the initial date of enrollment.
Students who are not enrolled for one fall or spring semester may be required to resubmit proof of vaccination.
Note: A State of Texas Notary is on staff in the Admissions and Records Office.
Acceptable Proof of Vaccination
Acceptable proof of vaccination against meningitis must include the following:
Students with questions concerning Bacterial Meningitis should contact the Admissions and Records Office at 409-944-1230.
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