New Student Orientation

GHC Students sitting at separate tables studyingWelcome and Congratulations on Starting Your Academic Journey!

As a new student at Grays Harbor College, you are certain to have many questions. New Student Orientation is designed to help you uncover the answers to your questions, navigate campus and provide you timely information about campus resources and support services. By the time you leave orientation, you’ll be ready for the first day of the quarter and on your way towards becoming a successful GHC student.

Register to Attend

Registration for the Spring 2024 New Student Orientation Experience is now open.

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Date and Time Details

Join us on one or more of the following dates for a virtual New Student Orientation:

Wednesday, March 27 from 3:00 to 4:30 pm -

Thursday, March 28 from 6:00 to 7:30 pm -

Wednesday, April 3 from 3:00 to 4:30 pm -

Come on a Campus Tour!

  • Thursday, April 4 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm – Meet outside the Campus Bookstore in the corner of the new Student Services Building.

Questions? Email Emma Benson at

About Orientation

You will learn a lot about GHC at new Student Orientation. The program is an opportunity for you to learn about the three pillars of student success (academic, financial and social) and how to navigate campus. During the program, you will begin to build a network of resources that are designed to support you throughout your GHC journey. You will learn about:

  • Student support services
  • Student email and WiFi
  • Tutoring
  • Parking & transportation
  • Student aid and scholarships
  • Safety & security
  • Events, clubs, and organizations
  • On campus employment
  • Childcare
  • Bookstore
  • And much more!

Additionally, during New Student Orientation you will learn tips from students and staff who will serve as guides during your time at GHC. Advisors and student leaders will be around throughout the day, ready to answer your questions.

We look forward to meeting you and joining you along your educational journey!

Remember, you are awesome. We are glad you are here!

Contact Us

For more information or for answers to any questions, please contact Sarah Dalrymple at