Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to live in Riverside to attend GCCA?

No, there are no geographical restrictions in order to attend Gateway.

Is there a fee to attend GCCA?

Gateway provides free college classes, books and materials

Are classes in person or virtual?

Schedules are individualized to meet each student’s needs. We offer flexible options that include, in person, online and hybrid schedules.

How long will it take me to graduate?

A school guidance counselor will evaluate your transcript and create an individualized educational plan for you based on your personal goals.

Can I come to Gateway to make-up credits then return to my previous high school to graduate?

Yes, we enroll students year round and credits can be transferable based on district requirements. 

How old do you have to be to attend Gateway?

Any high school aged students up to the age of 21 (based on continuous enrollment guidelines)

What are the criteria to enroll at Gateway?

There are no criteria other than being a high school aged youth. We enroll everyone .

Is there a limited time for students to enroll at GCCA?

No, we have continuous enrollment year round, including summer and winter sessions.

How many college courses can I take?

At minimum students complete four college courses. However, students have the option of taking additional courses towards their post-educational goals.

Questions? Get in touch.