New Student Orientation

Welcome and Congratulations on Starting Your Academic Journey!

As a new student at Grays Harbor College, you are certain to have many questions. These live, in-person and Zoom-based presentations on Thursday, March 31 as part of the Spring Quarter Start - New Student Orientation Experience have been designed to help you uncover the answers to your questions, navigate campus, and provide you timely information about campus resources and support services. Whether you attend one, or multiple sessions, you’ll be ready for the first day of the quarter and on your way towards becoming a successful GHC student.

The live Zoom-based presentations can be used on a computer, tablet, smartphone, or call-in. Visit for more information and help videos.

These live Zoom-based presentations give you the info you need about:

  • Student support services
  • Student email account
  • Accessing and utilizing Canvas
  • Basics of Zoom, a video conference platform
  • Tutoring
  • Parking & transportation
  • Student aid and scholarships
  • Safety & security
  • Events, clubs, and organizations
  • And much more!

Event Details

The Spring Quarter Start – New Student Orientation will take place on Thursday, March 31 with live Zoom-based presentations being scheduled for between 8:00-5:00p.

Orientation Presentations

10:00 am – Paying for College
Representatives from the offices of Financial Aid and Workforce Development will discuss different forms of aid, important reminders and deadlines, share funding resources and host a Q&A.

11:00 am – TRIO & Workforce Funding Programs: The Additional Academic and Funding Support You Need to Succeed
Representatives from the office of TRiO and Workforce Funding will talk about program support services, funding opportunities, eligibility requirements. important reminders and deadlines and host a Q&A.

1:00 pm – Advising 101
Entry advisors from the Student Support Center will discuss academic advising, important dates and deadlines, share academic success tips and host a Q&A.

2:00 pm – Library, Tutoring and Digital Technology Tools
Library and eLearning staff will discuss what's available through the Academic Support Center. Learn about the extensive library resources available 24/7. Find out how and when to connect with tutors covering a wide range of topics. Discover the digital tools and web-based resources that students will need to utilize to be successful in a virtual, web-based/hybrid learning environment. At the end of the presentation, there will be time to ask questions!

3:00 pm – Get Your Questions Answered: Student Assistance Team & Help Desk
The Student Assistance Team and Help Desk is a great place to start if you have a question and are unsure who to talk to. The team can assist you or point you in the right direction. By the end of this session, you should have nearly all your questions answered!

Log In Details

Join the Meeting

Or, join by phone using:

Call-in: 253-215-8782
Meeting ID: 895 1985 3354 


Office of the Vice President for Student Services