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REGISTRATION FAQs


How do I register for classes?

Steps to Register
 



What if I don’t know what to major in?

See a counselor at the Student Services and Administration Building, 1st floor for assistance.

 


What degrees or certificates does GCC offer?

Click on the link below for more information on degrees and certificates GCC offers.

2018-2019 GCC Catalog
 


 

How much does it cost to take classes at GCC?

Each credit hour is currently $130 for Residents and student fees are $147. Full-time students who enroll in 12 credits can expect to pay approximately $1722 per regular semester. Please click on the link below for more details. Tuition and fees
 



When can I take the English and Math placement test?

You must pay $22 at the Cashier's office, Student Services and Administration Building, then schedule the placement test with the Counseling Department in the same building or sign-up online, please click on the link below.

English and Math Placement test sign-up
 



Do I have to take the English and Math placement test?

All students who plan to pursue a degree or certificate may take the English and Math placement test prior to enrolling in more than 9 credits. Any student who wishes to enroll in a course that has an English or Math prerequisite must also take the Placement test. Students may also transfer English/Math placement from other colleges/universities.
 



English and Math Placement Waiver -CLYMER Program

If you are a recent GDOE high school graduate (within 2 years) or are expected to graduate this school year and have a minimum GPA of 3.2, you may not have to take the placement test and may be eligible for an Alternative Placement. Please click on the form below to determine eligibility and to apply.


How many classes can I take?

Students can register for up to 15 credits, which is usually 5 courses. Any student who plans to enroll in more than 15 credits must obtain approval from an Academic Advisor or a Counselor.
 



Do I have to go to school full-time?

No, students can choose to go to school part-time.
 



What time can I take classes?

GCC offers many courses throughout the day. Some courses start as early as 8am or as late as 8pm.
 



How do I register online?

If you have your username and password and there are no registration holds on your registration status, you can go to mygcc.guamcc.edu to register online. Click on the link below for instructions.

Register online


How do I withdraw from a class?

To withdraw from a course, submit a Registration form to the Admissions and Registration office.
 



How do I change my schedule?

If you have your username and password and there are no registration holds on your online registration status, you can go to mygcc.guamcc.edu to change your schedule online. Click on the link below for instructions. Register online
 



How do I drop my class?

If you have your username and password and there are no registration holds on your registration status, you can go to mygcc.guamcc.edu to change your drop your class online. Click on the link below for instructions. Register online
 



How do I withdraw from a class?

To withdraw from a course, submit a Registration form to the Admissions and Registration office.
 



When do I have to pay for classes?

Payment for courses are due before the first day of classes. A late fee of $37.00 will be charged if a student fails to make payment prior to the first day of classes.
 



How do I apply for graduation?

Submit an Application for Diploma to the Admissions and Registration office located in the Student Services and Administration building.
 



How do I declare my major?

Submit an Application for Admissions as a Declared student to the Admissions and Registration office located in the Student Services and Administration building.
 



How do I change my major?

Submit a Change of Major form to the Admissions and Registration office located in the Student Services and Administration building.
 



Can I add a second major?

Yes, students can declare a second major by submitting a Change of Major/Add a Second Major form to the Admissions and Registration office located in the Student Services and Administration building.
 



How do I transfer credits to GCC?

Submit an official transcript with an Evaluation Request form to the Admissions and Registration office located in the Student Services and Administration building. If you have not declared your major, you will also need to submit an Application for Admission as a Declared student form as well.
 



How do I transfer credits to another college/university?

Submit an Transcript request form to the Admissions and Registration office located in the Student Services and Administration building.
 



How do I know who my Academic Advisor is?

When you log into mygcc.guamcc.edu, click on the MyCourses Tab. On the right side, select a term under academic profile and you will see the name of your Academic Advisor appear toward the bottom of the box.
 


What if I forgot my username and/or password to log into MyGCC?

If you know your student ID number, just click on Forgot Password and follow instructions or present a valid photo ID to the Admissions and Registration office and they will provide your username and reset your password.


FINANCIAL AID FAQs

 

How do I apply for financial aid?

Apply for your Federal Student Aid PIN number at www.pin.ed.gov. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
 



Where is the Financial Aid office?

The Financial Aid office is located in the Student Services and Administration building. Campus Map
 


Do I have to go to school full-time to receive Financial Aid or the Pell grant?

No, students to do not have to go to school full-time to received Financial Aid or Pell grant.


Are there any scholarships at GCC?

Yes, click on the link below for more information. Scholarships
 


Are there any student loans available at GCC?

The GovGuam student loan is available each academic year. Click on the link below for more information. GovGuam Student Loan
 


Can I use my military educational benefits to pay for courses at GCC?

Yes, visit the Financial Aid office for more information.
 


STUDENT SERVICES FAQs

 

Are there any free tutoring services available?

Yes, students who qualify for Project AIM, receive free tutoring services for English and Math. Also, free English and Math tutoring is available through the respective departments. Click on the links below for more information. Tutoring
 


Are there any accommodative services available for students with disabilities?

Yes, GCC provides reasonable accommodations for students with disabilities. Visit the Office of Accommodative Services located in the Student Services and Administration Building for more information. Campus Map


Where is the nurse’s office?

The nurse’s office is located in the Student Center. Campus Map
 


Where is the Counseling office?

The Assessment and Counseling office is located in the Student Services and Administration Building, 1st floor. Click on the link below to view a campus map. Campus Map
 


Where is the bookstore?

The bookstore is located in between the 100 and 200 building. Click on the link below to view a campus map. Campus Map
 


Where do I get my student ID?

The Student Support services office issues the student ID in Building B. Click on the link below to view a campus map.

Campus Map