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Colleges / Galveston College

Galveston College

Galveston, TX 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate99%

Galveston College Student Life

Galveston College Student Activities

Interested in Greek life?

Galveston College has the Phi Theta Kappa. In fact, more students participate in the Phi Theta Kappa than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Galveston College include Nuclear Medicine Club, Student Nursing Association, STEM.

Galveston College students' favorite campus traditions are GC Island Fest (SP23), GC College & Career Fair (SP23) and GC Fall Festival (FA22).

Does Galveston College Offer Student Housing?

This table offers information on housing at Galveston College.

Housing Options Offered? Details
On-Campus Housing Yes
Guaranteed Housing Yes No special consideration for freshman
Co-ed Housing Available No
Housing for Students with Disabilities No
Percentage of Students Living On-Campus 8%
Spots Available in On-Campus Housing 130
Number of Students Living On-Campus 114
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus

Galveston College offers housing for students. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

The majority of Galveston College students live on campus. In 2023, 8% of undergrads at Galveston College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 92% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Galveston College. There are 130 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,026 undergraduates. In the 2022-2023 school year, 114 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Galveston College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Galveston College Athletics

Galveston College does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.

Is Galveston College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Galveston College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Galveston College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Galveston College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to Galveston College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Galveston College, take Interstate 45 to Galveston, TX. If you need to fly, book your flight to William P. Hobby airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Texas you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Galveston College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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Galveston College Campus Services

Student Services
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