GPP for Adult Students who have never attended college

Who is Eligible?

Any adult student who received a GED prior to May 1, 2017 or graduated high school in December 2016 or earlier from any Genesee, Livingston, Orleans or Wyoming County school or from Royalton Hartland, Pioneer, Springville, Holland, Wayland-Cohocton, Honeoye Falls-Lima, Lima Christian, Akron, West Valley, Fillmore, Rush-Henrietta, Wheatland Chili, Churchville Chili, Bloomfield, Brockport, Ellicottville, Franklinville and Barker Schools is eligible to receive a scholarship covering the cost of tuition for one summer 2017 course at GCC.

  • GPP Adult Students must be a new college student. Adult Promise Plus students cannot have transferred from any other college or university, readmitted from GCC from prior enrollment, or be a continuing GCC college student.
  • GPP Scholarship funding is available for any on campus Summer Session courses which run June 5 – July 8, 2017 or July 10 – August 12, 2017.
  • Students who live in the four-county GLOW service area who earned a GED Diploma and never attended college before are eligible for one free summer course, regardless of age.
  • GPP recipients are also eligible to enroll in GCC’s Online courses.
  • Placement testing may be required to qualify for courses with prerequisites.
  • GPP Adults students must register for Summer and Fall admission. (GCC Admission application is FREE.)

Application Deadline: June 23, 2017

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Application Process

Advisement Process

  • All GPP Adult Students should meet with a GCC advisor or a Campus Center associate on an individual basis to ensure eligibility. It should be noted that all GPP Adults are non-matriculated students for summer. (Come see us and we will explain!)
  • GPP Adult students are eligible for any one 3-credit course in the Summer of 2017.

For further information contact:

Joseph A. Bailey - Assistant Dean for Enrollment Services, Director of Financial Aid & Interim Director of Admissions

  • Phone: 585-345-6800 or 1-866-CALL-GCC
  • Email: jabailey@genesee.edu
  • Address: Genesee Community College, One College Road, Batavia, NY 14020