Guest Students

GRCC guest student sitting outdoors.

Winter 2021 classes begin on Jan. 11 and March 8 2021.

  • January 11, Fourteen-week and first seven-week classes begin.
  • March 7, End of first seven weeks.
  • March 8, Second seven-week classes begin.
  • April 29, End of winter semester.

Summer 2021 classes run May 10 through August 17 with a variety of start dates.

  • May 3, Restricted classes for health programs begin.
  • May 10, First seven-week and 14-week classes begin.
  • June 28, End of first seven weeks.
  • June 29, Second seven-week classes begin.
  • Aug. 17, Summer classes end.

Apply as a guest student if you're enrolled at another college or university and want to earn university-level credits that will transfer back to your home institution. 

If you have been a guest student with us before, welcome back! Reapply with the Guest Application under How to Apply for each semester you would like to attend. 

Before You Apply

  1. Check your home institution's course equivalency (transfer) guide to ensure your GRCC course selection will transfer back.
  2. Visit GRCC's ClassFinder to see if the GRCC course you'd like to take is offered in the semester you'd like to take it.
  3. Browse our Course Catalog to make sure you have all the prerequisites met for the classes you want to take.

How to Apply

  1. Apply using the Michigan Undergraduate Guest Application
    • Please type in the information and print it to be signed.
  2. Ask the Registrar at your home institution to complete Part II of the application and submit it to our Enrollment Center via email or fax:

After You Apply

  1. If you are submitting an application for this summer, call (616) 234-3300 two business days after submitting your application to learn if your application can be processed before the class you would like to take will begin.
  2. Register for classes through the Online Center.