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Freshman Priority Registration (FPR)


What is Freshman Priority Registration?

Freshman Priority Registration is a week of group academic advisement for new GWC freshmen. Eligible students will:

• Create a personalized Student Education Plan with a counselor
• Receive priority class selection and registration
• Meet other new freshmen
• Prepare for life at GWC!

Be eligible in 3 steps!

1. Apply for Summer/Fall 2019 online
Don’t have an application? Apply here

2. Participate in Pre-Registration Activities
Complete your First Time Student Videos and Survey

You can either:
CLICK HERE with your Username and Password to get started OR
Log in to your MyGWC Portal and click on Canvas Learning System

3. Register for Classes Early!
Sign up for Freshman Priority Registration

After you submit your First Time Student Survey, there is a link to sign up for FPR.
Choose from any of the following dates and we’ll see you soon.

Freshman Priority Registration Dates/Times
Wednesday, May 8      3:00 – 7:00 pm
Thursday, May 9          3:00 – 7:00 pm
Friday, May 10             3:00 – 7:00 pm

Do I need to take a placement test?

Please take just a few minutes to complete the self-placement tool. All students will have direct access to transfer-level Math and English courses with supplemental support! After this, you will see a counselor at FPR to finalize your course selections for Fall 2019.

For English as a Second Language (ESL) classes, please click here to inquire.

Next steps

If this is going to be your first semester in college, FPR is a must. Look for your personal email invite to the First Time Student Videos and Survey and then sign up for a Freshman Priority Registration date.