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GBC Express Enrollment Week: August 6-10

Enroll for fall courses at Great Basin College in just one day!

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  • Apply on the spot (Apply online beforehand or receive help from staff)
  • Take the Accuplacer assessment (From 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.)
  • Meet with an advisor
  • Register for classes
  • Financial Aid advisement available

To-Do Before Express Enrollment Week

  • If you have earned previous college credit at another institution, please bring a copy of your transcripts for review. Unofficial transcripts will only be evaluated for prerequisite completion during the registration process. Official transcripts will be needed for full evaluation and articulation towards a particular degree program.
  • Apply to GBC before taking your Accuplacer.
  • Make sure you have taken the free Accuplacer assessment or have an official copy of your ACT/SAT scores before meeting with an academic advisor.
  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and send your FAFSA to GBC with the school code 006977.

What to Bring

  • Please bring a photo I.D. to take your Accuplacer
  • To fill out the FAFSA, you will need your 2016 tax returns and W2. If you are a dependent of your parents, you will need to bring your parents’ 2016 tax return and W2 as well.

Important Dates

  • August 21: Fees Due (To avoid losing your seat in class, sign up for a payment plan or pay in full by August 21.)
  • August 25: Saturday Extended Hours
  • August 27: Most classes begin

Academic Success Center (Accuplacer) hours: Monday- Friday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. If you plan to take the Accuplacer, please arrive by 1:30 p.m.

GBC Book Store hours: Monday- Thursday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Admissions and Records, the Controller’s Office, Financial Aid, Advisement Center hours: Monday- Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

For More Information Contact

Kayla McCarson
Director, Marketing & Communications
Phone: (775) 753-2105

Why Great Basin College

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 4,000 students are enrolled annually online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

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