Priority registration for summer and fall 2021 is underway

Priority registration for summer and fall 2021 classes is now open.

Summer I classes begin Tuesday, June 7. Summer II classes begin Tuesday, July 12. The fall 2021 semester begins Monday, Aug. 30.

In order to plan coursework for the summer and fall, students should contact their adviser or email

To search for summer and fall classes, click here.

Online Registration
To register online, students should

–log in to their Whitecaps portal by entering their Galveston College user ID and password. Students who do not know their Galveston College user ID should contact the Information Technology Service Desk at
–view Degree Audit.
–select Register for Classes.

Students who need help or who have questions about registering online should email the Counseling and Advising Center at

In-person Registration
In-person registration hours are from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays in the Counseling and Advising Center on the first floor of Moody Hall on the main campus.

Financial Aid and Scholarships
Students should contact the Financial Aid office at to ensure their financial aid awards are in place. Those who have not completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for 2021-2022 should complete the application here.

The deadline for Galveston College scholarship applications for fall 2021 is Friday, April 16, at 5 p.m. Please click here to complete the online application.

Tuition and Fees Payment Arrangements
Registration is not complete until payment arrangements are made. Students who owe a balance can make full payments online with a credit card via their Whitecaps portal or by sending a check or money order by mail to the Galveston College Business Office, 4015 Avenue Q, Galveston, TX 77550. (Please include the student’s name and student ID number.)

Students with payment questions can email the Business Office at or leave a message at (409) 944-1362. (Please leave name, student ID number and contact information.)

Students who want to set up a payment plan must sign up via their Whitecaps portal using the FACTS payment plan system. For more information on payment plans, please visit the FACTS payment system information page here.

Payment questions may be directed to the Business Office at

Please contact the Counseling and Advising Center at with any questions concerning registration.