Schedule a placement test by calling the Tutoring and Testing Center at 269-294-4270. You will need a PICTURE ID!
Students without scores on file will NOT be able to register for courses. Those with qualifying ACT/SAT scores or a prior degree can skip this step. Advisors are always available to interpret your scores, help you clarify your goals, and select proper courses for your program, although you will not be registered
before completing step 5.
|ACT||19 or higher||19 or higher||23 or higher|
(taken in 2016 or later)
|25 or higher
||26 or higher
||29 or higher
*Older version of SAT may still be used if within correct date range
transcripts from high school (graduates within 10 years), Adult Education, GED, and College from the school/organization directly or sent electronically through Parchment/Docufide services. High school transcripts are not official until after your graduation date and that date must be published on the transcript.
You will need to sign up for an on campus orientation by clicking on “Registration for New Student Orientation” under the Admissions tab on the GOCC website. Students unable to attend given dates may contact Admissions for further instruction.
During orientation you will learn about Policies & Procedures, campus resources/organizations, how to access The Viking Zone & login to WebAdvisor, and meet one on one with our Advising, Financial Aid, Cashiering, and Student Success Coaches team. Also, learn how to pay for classes and/or set up your payment plan.
This is a MANDATORY step to getting registered for classes!*
COLLEGE GUEST STUDENTS: , contact Admissions for further instructions.
New students are not able to do an orientation or register within three days before the start of a semester.
Check out the Viking Zone (top of GOCC homepage) for instructions on how to access your student portal (Web Advisor).
*If you have any questions or need any assistance throughout the admissions or enrollment process, please do not hesitate to contact the Admissions Office at 269-294-4253, 888-994-7818, ext. 253, or via our Contact Form.