Welcome to GCC!

Gateway Community College (GCC) is the largest community college. Each year more than 13,000 individuals choose from more than 90 accredited degree and certificate programs at Gateway, which they take for college credit, professional development, and personal enrichment.

Students are invited to enjoy the benefits of studying in an historic and thriving college town where they have access to museums, theaters, restaurants and all of the perks that come with being located next door to an Ivy-League University. Our state-of-the-art campus is Connecticut’s first public building gold-certified in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED).

GCC's admissions staff is committed to helping you find the programs and opportunities that are right for you, and we are looking forward to helping you through the application process. This site is filled with information about our academic programs and campus life. You can even start your online application for admission.


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Need More Information?

Continuing students and admitted transfer students, click here for myGateway to schedule an appointment with an academic advisor. If you would like to set up an appointment with one of our Admission Counselors to discuss the Admissions Application Process, contact Elizabeth Vega. Attend an information session in room S211 (South Building) and learn more about Gateway's admissions. Get answers to our most commonly asked admissions questions.