Students are posing for a picture on the Commons on a nice sunny fall day.

Summer 2017 Sessions

The second 7-week Summer semester begins June 27th. If you plan to enroll in classes that begin in June, please select an orientation session below. Please note that we have orientation sessions in Grand Rapids and Holland, so please choose the location that is most convenient for you. 

It is also important to note that tuition is due by midnight the day you register.

If you need financial aid assistance, you should submit the 2016-17 FAFSA immediately. It takes 7-10 business days for our financial aid office to receive the results of your financial aid application and there may be additional paperwork needed by our fianancial aid office. If you have any questions about your next steps in the financial aid process, please give our staff a call at (616) 234-4030.


Choose a location:




Main Campus - Grand Rapids, MI


Monday, May 22nd - 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Limited seats remaining, register soon. 

Wednesday, May 24th - 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM - Limited seats remaining, register soon. 

Tuesday, May 30th - 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM - Limited seats remaining, register soon. 



Thursday, June 1st - 5:00 PM - 9:30 PM - Limited seats remaining, register soon. 

Monday, June 5th - 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Wednesday, June 7th - 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Tuesday, June 13th - 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Saturday, June 17th - 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM - Limited seats remaining, register soon. 

Monday, June 19th - 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM 

Wednesday, June 21st - 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM




Lakeshore Campus - Holland, MI

Tuesday, May 23 at 1:00 PM at the Midtown Center

Tuesday, May 23 at 5:00 PM at the Midtown Center - This session will be delivered in Spanish

Friday, May  26 at 9:00 AM at the Midtown Center

Tuesday, May 30 at 9:00 AM at the Thompson M-TEC


Dual Enrollment

This orientation is not intended for Dual Enrollment students. Learn more about our dual enrollment orientation.


If you need to reschedule a session, simply register again for a new session. We will use your last registration as the session you plan on attending.  Previous registrations will be canceled.  Please watch your confirmation to make sure the date/time is the session you picked.  If you need to cancel your session altogether, please call (616) 234-3446. If your session is at the Lakeshore campus, please call (616) 234-2200 to reschedule.


GRCC strives to be more than ADA compliant. We strive to be accessible and welcoming to students of all abilities. If you need any assistance or accommodation, please contact us and let us know (Teri Dilworth at (616) 234-4140). In addition, Disability Support Services are available to assist students.


Please bring a photo ID with you to your orientation session. You will be given a parking pass to park free on campus the day of your session. Watch for email confirmations and reminders with other important information.