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General Information


Room symbols are used in the class schedules and online that are printed for distribution each semester. In-depth details about Galveston College's campus layouts are below.


These symbols are used in the class schedules and online that are printed for distribution each semester. An explanation is as follows:

  • ATC – Charlie Thomas Family Applied Technical Center (7626 Broadway)
  • M – Moody Hall
  • N – Mary Moody Northen Center
  • R – Regents Hall
  • FA – Fine Arts Building
  • H – Hermes Fitness Center
  • SC – Eudine Meadows Cheney Student Center
  • SW – Abe and Annie Seibel Foundation Wing

Moody Hall is the oldest of the five major buildings at the Main Campus. It was once the St. Mary’s Orphanage in Galveston, and it was the College’s first building acquisition. The “campus center” building features:

  • First Floor
    • Admissions
    • Bookstore
    • Continuing Education
    • Counseling and Advising Center
    • Financial Aid
  • Second Floor
    • Administration
    • Business Office
    • Lecture Room

Regents Hall is located in the center of the College campus. A multitude of classrooms, conference rooms, faculty offices, and science and computer laboratories make this flagship facility one of the College’s major assets. Some of the Regents Hall facility highlights of interest to students and visitors are:

  • First Floor
    • Media Center (I.T. Help Desk)
    • Learning Resources Center
    • Library
    • Cyber Cafe
    • Distance Learning
    • Computer Lab
    • Testing Center
  • Second Floor
    • Building Bridges to Success – TRIO
    • Grants Development
    • Nursing Department
    • Upward Bound – TRIO

The Northen Vocational Center is a three-story major facility on the south side of the Campus that features an atrium, large classrooms, faculty offices, and a variety of special uses.

  • First Floor
    • The Atrium
    • Culinary Arts
    • Student Success Center/Tutoring Center
  • Second Floor
    • Allied Health Sciences
  • Third Floor
    • Developmental Education
    • Faculty Offices
    • Police Academy

The Eudine Meadows Cheney Student Center is located east of Moody Hall and houses the following:

  • Cafeteria
  • Dining Room
  • Student Lounges

The Abe and Annie Seibel Foundation Wing is the newest building on campus. Student events, student success seminars, blood drives, community meetings, donor events, performing arts events, and college meetings are held here.

The Fine Arts Building has two floors of general classrooms and labs. The second floor has a performing arts room and stage plus rooms specifically designed for music teaching and practice. The third floor has ceramics, photography and art labs plus an art gallery for the display of student art and other exhibits.

The Sarah H. Hermes Fitness Center connected to the Fine Arts Building features a gymnasium, weight-training equipment in a mirrored exercise room, showers and locker rooms on the first floor. An aerobics room and spectator seating for viewing events in the gymnasium are located on the second floor.

The Galveston College Athletics  department is located on the first floor and the Student Activities Office is housed on the second floor.

The Charlie Thomas Family Applied Technology Center (ATC), located at 7626 Broadway, is on a 4.3 acre site at 77th and Broadway in Galveston, TX. The facility was purchased in March 2010 and is approximately three miles from Galveston College’s main campus. Programs offered at the facility include:

  • Cosmetology
  • Electrical and Electronics Technology
  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVAC-R) Technology
  • Medical Office Administration
  • Welding Technology


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