Gulf Coast State College is currently registering students for Fall 2017 classes. Advisors and admissions experts are ready to help in the Center for Advising and Success. With over 150 program options to choose from, whether you’re a first-time student or returning for a career change, the College has something for everyone. Gulf Coast is an open-access, open enrollment institution, which means you only need a high school diploma or GED to enroll. Fall Sessions A and B classes begin Aug. 21 while Fall Session C classes begin Oct. 17.


Students can enroll in person in the Admissions Office Monday – Thursday, from 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. CT and on Fridays, from 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CT. Online registration is also available 24/7 at For more information, please call the Admissions Office at 872.3892.


If you would like to explore program options and career paths, you can visit the Advising Center Monday – Thursday, from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. CT and Friday, from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. in Student Union West, Room 80 or call 872.3871. If you would like to schedule a campus tour, please call the Welcome Center at 747.3204. The Welcome Center is located in the Advanced Technology Center.