October 16, 2023

Great Bay will Hold Open Houses at Portsmouth and Rochester, Oct 21 and Oct 28th

Provides Opportunity to Learn about College, Tour Campus, Meet Faculty, Staff & Students

Great Bay Community College will host two open houses in October at its Portsmouth and Rochester campuses, where admission counselors, academic advisors, professors, staff, and students will be on hand to talk with prospective students about college programs, financial aid and scholarships, student life, academic and wellness programs and more. Participants can also get assistance with the application process.

Registration is currently open for the Spring semester. Classes start on January 16th and February 12th.

New to the Portsmouth Open House event, attendees will also have the chance to hear from College President Cheryl Lesser and GBCC students, serving on a panel, will also share their experiences and answer questions. Tours of campuses will also be offered throughout both events.

Great Bay is a student-first, outcome-oriented community college that offers more than 50 degree and certificate programs in healthcare, business, STEM, and liberal arts taught by credentialed faculty with years of experience in higher education and industry.

Beyond its degrees and certificates, Great Bay offers transfer agreements with other colleges and universities in New Hampshire and beyond. Transfer advisors work one-on-one to help ensure a seamless transfer process for students. Because of its academic excellence and economic value, Great Bay is one of the largest transfer feeder schools to the University of New Hampshire.

Open houses will be from 9AM to 11AM on Saturday, October 21st at the Portsmouth campus, 320 Corporate Drive; and from 9AM to 11AM, Saturday, October 28th, at the Rochester campus 5 Milton Road, Rochester, NH.

The Open House in Rochester will focus specifically on technical skill programs offered at, and through, the campus. Hands-on programs include Automotive Technologies, Motorcycle Maintenance & Repair, and Welding Technologies.