Apply Online

Step 1

Getting Started at GRCC

Complete your free GRCC Admissions application online today. (Note: Please use an application other than Internet Explorer.)

Apply Online

If you have previously applied please call the Admissions and Enrollment Center at 616-234-3300 to verify

To apply for Financial Aid, you will need to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Visit Financial Aid for more information.

Step 2

Submit high school transcripts and ACT or SAT scores to the GRCC Enrollment Center, and/or transcripts from other colleges and universities (if applicable).

We will accept a PDF of your SAT Score report.  Use this link to learn how to download and send this report.

There are three methods of turning in your transcripts: (1) email (, (2) fax 616-234-3200, or you can (3) bring your transcripts to the Admissions and Enrollment Center.

Step 3

Placement Testing

Based on your high school GPA, ACT or SAT scores, or other factors you may be required to take placement testing.

Once You Have Been Admitted:

Step 4

Create Your Account

Create an Online Center Account at

Step 5

You must attend a New Student Orientation session — instructions to sign up are sent to you after you are admitted.

Step 6

Enroll in Classes

Log in to your Online Center Account or visit the Enrollment Center for assistance.

How do I enroll in classes?

Grand Rapids Community College is committed to assisting all members of our community in providing for their own safety and security. The Annual Security Report contains information regarding campus security and personal safety including topics such as: crime prevention, campus police law enforcement authority, crime reporting policies, disciplinary procedures, and other matters of importance related to security and safety on campus. The report also contains information about crime data for three previous calendar years. Statistics include reported crimes which occurred on campus, in certain non-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by GRCC, and on public property within or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. This information is required by law and is provided by the Grand Rapids Community College Police Department.

The Annual Security Report is available on the Grand Rapids Community College Police Department website at If you would like to receive a printed copy of the Annual Security Report, you can stop by the GRCC Police Department at 25 Lyon Street NE or you can request a copy be mailed to you by calling (616) 234-4012.

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