How to reach Student Success Center

New and reapplying students

To schedule an appointment for either in-person or online First Advising, use our First Advising Sign-Up Form or send an email to orientation@gtcc.edu.

To receive in-person First Advising without an appointment, stop by a Student Success Center location. You can enter a virtual queue for each campus and check wait times at our QLess Virtual Lines page.  

Current and returning students

To schedule an online advising session, send an email to studentsuccesscenter@gtcc.edu requesting an online advising appointment or enter your cell number on our Student Success Center Callback Queue and someone will contact you to arrange an appointment. Callback queue is open 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Monday through Friday.

To receive advising without an appointment, stop by a Student Success Center location. You can enter a virtual queue for each campus and check wait times at our QLess Virtual Lines page.

Our Student Success team is here to coach all students through to graduation. College can sometimes be daunting and it is our mission to support and serve all students. Your life goals are worth the hard work it takes to succeed and our New Student Orientation, Academic Advising, Career Services, College Transfer Services and International Student Services are some of the ways we support students at GTCC. Let us know how we can help you.

October and March are Advising Months!

It is important that you see your advisor on a regular basis to stay on track for your degree. To learn more about see your advisor, scroll down to the Frequently Asked Questions below.

To register for classes, current students use WebAdvisor. Learn how to register: Written Instructions | Instructional Video

New Student Orientation

Welcome to GTCC! Prospective students are required to participate in Orientation to learn how to be successful at GTCC.
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College Transfer Students

Finish your two-year associates degree at GTCC and then transfer to a 4 -year institution to complete your Bachelor’s degree.
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Career Services

Employers and Students come to Career Services to connect. Click here to learn how we connect students and employers.
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Frequently Asked Questions

At Guilford Technical Community College, we know that to be competitive in today’s global job market, a certificate, diploma or degree allows you to obtain a job where you can earn a sustainable income. To support yourself and your family it takes more than just a high school education. Student Success and Retention Services makes it our mission to support all students through your education and to graduation. 

Here is a useful list of success tips.

  • Go to Class!
  • Use your syllabus
  • Get to know your professors
  • Make good grades
  • Ignore rumors
  • Be prepared
  • Understand that being a student is a full time job
  • Be patient with yourself
  • Balance and budget your time
  • Don’t put of taking difficult classes
  • Use college resources (you paid for it) like academic tutoring.
  • Use your advisors
  • Get involved in GTCC
  • Know course pre-requisites
  • Know published deadlines; i.e. registrationpaymentswithdrawal, etc.
  • Know which courses qualify as college transfer – talk to your advisor!
  • REGISTER EARLY!
  • HAVE FUN!

  1. Log into your WebAdvisor or my.gtcc.edu
  2. Click on the academic tab
  3. Click my profile
  4. Scroll down and you will see their name listed

Yes, to insure that students are on the right path to graduation, every other semester an advising hold is placed on your account that will prevent you from registration until having met with your assigned academic coach/advisor.