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High School 21 Plus Program
Do you have high school credits, work experience, military experience, parenting experience, or other life experience, but no high school diploma or equivalency? High School 21+ program is for you!

The HS21+ program allows you to:

  • Earn your Washington State high school diploma
  • Open doors for financial aid eligibility, vocational training programs, or degree programs
  • Only pay $25 per quarter (waivers available)
  • Earn credit for prior learning, work experience, parenting experience, military experience, certifications, and other life experience (foreign education and experience can be considered)

If you are interested, please call 360-538-4167 for more information.

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Student Events & Activities
Featured Events

Bronkar Lee: The Circus of Sound
Bronkar Lee

Tuesday, April 22
- 7:00 PM
Bishop Center for Performing Arts

Bronkar Lee blends music, comedy, raw skill and contagious energy in a way that will leave you in awe. Tickets and Information


Mariners Tickets Available!vs.vs. Texas Rangers
College Night @ Safeco Field

Friday, April 25 - 7:00 pm

We have Mariners Tickets for students in the Student Life Office. $5 for students, $10 for non-students. Transportation is provided for Students only.


Dancing with Your Stars
Dancing with YOUR Stars

Saturday, April 26 - 7:30 pm

Bishop Center for Performing Arts

All proceeds from this benefit show will go the World Class Scholars program. Last year’s Dancing With Your Stars sold out early, and tickets for this show, since it directly benefits the future education of our youth, will go quickly too!
Tickets and Information


Spring Quarter Student Success Conference
Student Success Conference

Wednesday, May 7

Each quarter the GHC Learning Center sponsors a day of short workshops designed to help GHC students succeed. All workshops are free and no registration is necessary. More Information.


Spring Fling and Bite of Diversity Event - May 7th
Spring Fling / Bite of Diversity

Wednesday, May 7

4:00 - 9:00 PM

The MultiCultural Club of GHC will be hosting an event to showcase the music, dance, crafts and food of varying regions and cultures. There will be a DJ and dancing.


More News and Events

News and Events

Auditions take place THIS week
for four original one-act plays, written by Grays Harbor College students and directed by instructors Brad Duffy and Lynne Lerych. Tryouts will be Wednesday, April 16, at 4 p.m. and the following day, April 17, starting at Auditions take place next week7 p.m., all at the Bishop Center.

The plays, playwrights and casts include "Explosion" by Cora Foss, roles for one male and two female, all late teens; "Slave to the Clock" by Rebecca Meyers, one male in his 40s, one female, late teens or early 20s; "Love Our Loves" by Kailey Hara, one female teen, one male in his 40s; and "The View" by Nick Gruber, one female and one male, both in early 20s.

The one-act plays will be performed in mid-May and academic credit for THEA 151 is available to GHC students enrolled for Spring Quarter. For more information, contact Brad Duffy, 360.538.4172,; or Lynne Lerych, 360.538.4156,

CDL Program Partnership
Trailer Service Co. Inc., and GHC CDL Program Form Partnership

Trailer Service Co. Inc. offers local, family wage jobs with benefits and retirement plans. Jobs that allow drivers to work closer to home. Grays Harbor College’s CDL program and the company are piloting a new partnership to bridge the gap between the need for local drivers and the College’s newly trained truck drivers.  Read More... 



Higher One is the debit card by which financial aid awards are disbursed. Watch for the bright green envelope and activate your card at

View FAQs and visit Higher One Central, located in the 2000 building, or call (360) 538-4040.


GED Graduation Sign-up

GED Students should know that it is time to register for the GED/HS Completion Graduation Ceremony. Those wishing to participate should contact Heidi Wood, 538-4031, to get registered! The annual ceremony is planned for mid-June.

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Cancellation notices can be sent to your phone or email or on the web at class cancellation notices that used to appear here can be found on the "Information for Current Students" page.

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Community Education Centers

Riverview Education Center, Raymond: 360-875-9466, Fax: 360-875-9467
Columbia Education Center, Ilwaco: 360-642-9433, Fax: 360-642-9434 GHC Pacific County Facebook
Whiteside Continuing Education Center, Aberdeen: 360-533-9733, Fax: 360-533-9779