Great Basin College enriches people's lives by providing student-centered, post-secondary education to rural Nevada. Educational, cultural, and related economic needs of the multicounty service area are met through programs of university transfer, applied science and technology, business and industry partnerships, developmental education, community service, and student support services in conjunction with certificates and associate and select baccalaureate degrees.
GBC is a comprehensive community college that provides educational opportunities to over 3,800 students across 86,500 square miles, in ten of Nevada's largest counties bordering five states. The main campus in Elko is home to an educational community that attracts students interested in a residential college experience. Satellite facilities are located in over a dozen communities across the college's service area.
Stacie Combs Student Housing Coordinator Griswold Hall
Great Basin College 1500 College Parkway Elko, Nevada 89801 Phone: 775.753.2360
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We realize you may have lots of questions. We are here to help. Our Frequently Asked Questions page answers many of the questions you may have when considering GBC for your student housing needs. Please review the answers and if they still do not address your question, please feel to contact Stacie Combs, Student Housing Coordinator. She is located in Griswold Hall on the Elko campus. Contact her by phone at 775-753-2360 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org!
When will I receive confirmation of housing?
You will receive an email confirmation usually within a week of application being received.
When will I receive housing accommodations assignment?
In July, you will receive confirmation of the type of accommodation you will reside in, but the actual dorm or apartment number will not be given until you check in.
How are roommates assigned?
Preferences for specific roommates are honored whenever possible; each student must request the other on the student housing agreement form. Assignments are made on a first come, first served basis. No room assignments are made on the basis of race, religion, color or creed.
Is there a cleaning deposit?
Yes. Your deposit must be submitted when you turn in your student housing agreement. Griswold Hall has a $250 deposit. Resident Suites have a $350 deposit, and Married/Family Apartments have a $500 deposit. Your deposit will be refunded according to the license agreement check-out rules that you signed.
Can I remain in student housing between semesters? Is there a charge for this?
Yes! You may remain in single housing facilities between fall and spring semesters for an additional $100. Additionally, students may arrange to stay in any of the available facilities during summer sessions. Tenants must sign a letter of intent to register for the subsequent fall semester if staying thru the summer.
When is student housing available?
Singles facilities are available for occupancy one week before the start of classes each semester. Students will be notified of their move-in date one month before the semester begins. Students who need special arrangements may contact the Housing Coordinator. Family Housing is available for occupancy as the units become vacant.
Are the Resident Suites and Griswold Hall rooms co-ed?
No. We do not have co-ed facilities here at GBC. You must be married to reside in Family Housing.
Student Housing Coordinator
Great Basin College
1500 College Parkway
Elko, Nevada 89801
Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 3,800 students are enrolled online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and six of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!
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