Galveston College welcomed students to campus for the fall 2023 semester on Aug. 28 during the college’s Welcome Week.


A few days earlier, students who reside on campus were given a warm welcome to GC during move-in day on Aug. 23.

Galveston College students show off their welcome swag at one of the residences at the main campus during Move-In Day on Aug. 23, 2023.

During the first week of the semester, GC students were treated to fresh fruit, granola bars and juice to get their day started on a healthy note, and had fun taking pictures, selfies and videos for GC’s social media channels, as well as receiving T-shirts, hats and other swag giveaways during the college’s Welcome Week.



Galveston College was founded in 1967 and is a comprehensive community college providing the residents of Galveston Island and the surrounding region with academic, workforce development, continuing education and community service programs.