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See event details for: GCU Virtual Program Previews

GCU Virtual Program Previews

January 11 - May 28

Parents and Students: Explore GCU From Anywhere

To better serve the needs of prospective students and their families, GCU is offering virtual program preview information sessions. This comprehensive look at one of our nine colleges, or club sports program, gives you the chance to learn about academic and career paths, tour our beautiful campus and check out state-of-the-art facilities. You will also hear from college leadership, faculty and even current students! Sessions are offered at 4 pm AZ Time and programs rotate daily.

RSVP below to sign up or see our full catalog of offerings!


Teachers: Prepare for the Future  (Min. 5 students)

GCU is offering free virtual program preview information sessions for your high school or community college students on an appointment basis. This innovative experience allows students in both traditional and distance learning classroom settings to discover potential career paths and explore GCU from anywhere.

Each 40-minute event offers the opportunity to hear from college leadership, learn about programs of study, state-of-the-art facilities and more. You will also hear from a faculty roundtable and student panel for an inside look into life at GCU.

RSVP today to secure your spot!

The event is first-come, first-served and subject to availability.


See event details for: GCU Parent and Family Webinar Series

GCU Parent and Family Webinar Series

January 14 - September 30

Grand Canyon University is hosting virtual guidance sessions to help give you the tools and information you need to help prepare your student for college.

See event details for: Virtual Parent to Parent Information Sessions

Virtual Parent to Parent Information Sessions

February 24 - June 30

Grand Canyon University (GCU) invites all parents and families of prospective students to our regional Parent to Parent Information Sessions.

Designed to help your family make an informed college decision, learn more about life as a GCU parent directly from a current GCU family in your region. They will share their experience with you and answer any questions you may have. (more…)


March 1 - May 28

Join Grand Canyon University for a Virtual Financial Aid Night. When deciding on a college it is
important for parents and students to understand the costs, fees, scholarships and how
federal financial aid works.

See event details for: Explore GCU Virtual Information Sessions

Explore GCU Virtual Information Sessions

April 23 - September 30

Students and families from around the country are invited to explore academic programs at GCU from the comfort of home! Engage virtually with a program development specialist, hear an overview of academic offerings, learn about internships and clubs, ask questions and more. GCU will be offering bi-weekly sessions for the following programs:

Colangelo College of Business
College of Education
College of Fine Arts and Production
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Nursing and Health Care Professions
College of Science, Engineering and Technology – Engineering
College of Science, Engineering and Technology – Pre-Health
College of Science, Engineering and Technology – Technology
College of Theology
GCU Club Sports
GCU Honors College (more…)
See event details for: ACSI Eastern Division GCU Leadership Forum

ACSI Eastern Division GCU Leadership Forum

April 28 @ 10:00 am - May 26 @ 12:00 pm

GCU’s K12 Educational Development and the ACSI Eastern Division cordially invite you to join a leadership series designed to help you strategically plan for next school year. The importance of a strong, aligned plan can’t be underestimated. In Jeremiah 29:10, God told us, “For I know the plans I have for you…plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”

See event details for: Cyber Center of Excellence Workshop

Cyber Center of Excellence Workshop

May 1 - June 30

With our commitment to following CDC guidance for safety, GCU has made the thoughtful decision to adjust Cyber Saturday offerings to a virtual format.

Thank you for your interest in attending a Cyber Center of Excellence Workshop! This is a unique opportunity for those who are interested in the cybersecurity field and a high-impact career path that’s dynamic, fast-growing and ever-changing with unlimited growth. You’ll get an inside look at cybersecurity and types of careers in the industry, while using advanced technologies and participating in hands-on activities and demos.
See event details for: Virtual Career Exploration Week for Sophomores and Freshmen

Virtual Career Exploration Week for Sophomores and Freshmen

May 10 @ 10:00 am - May 14 @ 11:00 am

High school sophomores and freshmen from around the country are invited to join GCU in exploring career paths in engineering, graphic design, nutritional science, Spanish and theology! Attend these free, virtual events to catch a glimpse into your future college major and profession.

Please note: All events are scheduled in Arizona time.

See event details for: Career Exploration Summit

Career Exploration Summit

May 21 - May 22

This two-day, virtual event is geared specifically to help high school and community college students prepare for the future and explore different career paths. (more…)
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See event details for: GCU Golden Lopes Program Launch and Luncheon

GCU Golden Lopes Program Launch and Luncheon

October 9 @ 12:00 pm

Bringing Meaningful Educational Experiences to Lifelong Learners

Lifelong learners (age 55+) are invited to a special luncheon and program launch for the Golden Lopes learning series. Along with a complimentary lunch, enjoy the keynote address by Jerry Colangelo and hear about our planned Golden Lopes educational series with topics including financial investing, cybersecurity, Christians in art, Bible studies, the brain, grandparenting and more! You'll also have the opportunity to win over 20 giveaways!

Win a GCU Scholarship

At the luncheon, there will be an opportunity to win two four-year full-tuition scholarships to GCU for you to award to a child, grandchild or friend.*
*Scholarships are renewable for up to four years and valued at the current rate of tuition. Scholarships can only be awarded to students who are either already enrolled or are eligible to start at GCU no later than the Fall semester of 2031. Current GCU students are eligible to receive the scholarship starting in Spring 2022. Students must maintain full-time continuous enrollment to remain eligible. Scholarships have no cash value and can only be applied to tuition charges up to $8,250 per term. Scholarships are non-transferable and scholarship recipients must be identified and reported to the university by Nov. 30, 2021.

Space is limited. Each attendee needs to register individually.