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Become a Student


We are excited that you are choosing GateWay Community College to pursue your education and training. Please follow the steps below, depending on the types of classes you are interested in.

Need assistance? Our enrollment team is available Monday – Thursday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Friday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Steps to Enroll in Credit Hour Classes

Steps to Enroll in Clock Hour Classes

Step 1

Prior to applying, select your program of interest.

Select clock hour as the academic plan to see programs.


Step 2


Make an appointment to speak with a GateWay advisor.  

Attend a new student
pre-enrollment session
your desired program.

Ready to enroll?
Skip to Step 3.

Find Your Path

Not sure what degree or program is right for you? 

Additional Resources

Ready to explore more? Use our Clock Hour Virtual Pre-Enrollment Sessions or Virtual Tour
to learn more about our campus, programs and services.

Placement tests will ensure appropriate level of classes for enrollment. 
The Placement Test is not a pass/fail exam and is untimed and free. 

Bring your government issued photo ID on the day of testing. 
To review your test score results, ask for a Course Placement Chart.

For more information, please visit the GateWay Testing Center

Participating in Gecko Gear Up (GGU) is one of the first steps to becoming an official GateWay Gecko.

At Gecko Gear Up, you will learn about tools designed to help you discover your academic and career path,
practice navigating the Student Center, receive advising, and even enroll in classes. 
You will also learn about future Financial Aid workshops, payment plan options and other tips.

Register for a Gecko Gear Up Session

We offer payment plans, financial aid and resources, and scholarships! 
Explore all of the payment options that are available to you.