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General Information
4015 Ave Q
Galveston , Texas 77550-7496

Disability Resource Office

Office of Special Services
4015 Ave Q
Galveston, 77550
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About Galveston College

Galveston College is a well-established public institution located in Galveston, Texas, offering a diverse range of educational opportunities. With a focus on providing accessible education, Galveston College has been serving the community for over five decades, offering a multitude of programs and resources to support student success.

Situated in Galveston, Texas, the college is surrounded by a vibrant and thriving coastal city known for its rich history, stunning beaches, and unique cultural offerings. Galveston Island, where the college is located, attracts visitors from all over the world with its picturesque scenery and warm, inviting atmosphere.

Galveston College prides itself on its commitment to accessibility, offering a variety of programs to accommodate the needs and interests of its diverse student population. As a two-year institution, Galveston College provides students with an excellent foundation to pursue further education or jumpstart their careers. Whether students are seeking an associate degree or looking to enhance their professional skills through certificate programs, Galveston College offers a comprehensive array of academic options.

One of the key strengths of Galveston College lies in its dedicated faculty members who are passionate about teaching and mentoring students. With small class sizes, students can expect to receive individualized attention and guidance from their professors, fostering a supportive and collaborative learning environment.

In addition to its academic programs, Galveston College offers a wide range of extracurricular activities and student organizations. These opportunities provide students with a chance to engage with their peers, develop leadership skills, and enrich their overall college experience. From clubs and societies focused on art, music, and theater to athletic programs designed to promote physical wellness and community spirit, there is something for everyone at Galveston College.

Furthermore, Galveston College takes pride in its commitment to serving the local community. Through partnerships with local businesses, organizations, and institutions, the college strives to create pathways for students to apply their skills and knowledge in real-world settings. This focus on community engagement enhances the overall educational experience and prepares students to make meaningful contributions to society.

Galveston College recognizes the importance of accessibility and affordability in higher education. It offers various financial aid options, scholarships, and assistance programs to ensure that students have the opportunity to pursue their academic goals without undue financial burden.

Overall, Galveston College is an inclusive and vibrant institution nestled in the heart of Galveston, Texas. With its commitment to accessibility, academic excellence, and community engagement, Galveston College provides students with a solid foundation for success and empowers them to achieve their educational and career aspirations. Whether you are a local resident looking to start your college journey or a prospective student from afar interested in experiencing the unique charm of Galveston, Galveston College has much to offer.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations