Academic and Career services are designed to assist students in
achieving academic and personal success through informed decision
making and academic planning. We are dedicated to assisting
students in obtaining their educational objectives while attending
Grayson College. Academic advisement connects students to their
educational and career goals. Below are our specialized services
which are designed to meet the individual needs of our
Academic Advisors help new students understand the steps for
success at Grayson College:
- Degree Requirements
- Course Selection
- Transfer Advising
Deciding A Major
Career Services are available to assist
students with career planning.
An Academic Advisor will assist you in
developing a personal educational plan that integrates your
academic, career, and personal goals. You will learn the curriculum
requirements for your major and the process for selecting courses,
including understanding pre-and co-requisites as well as the
sequence in which courses may be taken. If you are planning to
transfer and have decided on your major and transfer institution,
Academic Advisors can help you understand the transfer
requirements. They can also provide you with general information
about the college, policies and procedures, and your student rights and
Academic Advisors Help You:
- Obtain information about placement testing, courses of study
available at Grayson, and the appropriate scheduling
- Interpret placement
- Determine exemptions from assessment requirements Students must
present proof of exemption at the time of registration:
- Associate's or Bachelor's degree or higher from an
- College credit hours within the past five years from a
private or an out-of-state public institution with grades of A, B,
or C in approved courses in all three skill areas.
- Eligible test scores indicated below
|(within 5 yrs and on first attempt in each subject)
||3 or 4
- Select classes for Grayson associate's degree and certificate
- Understand Grayson's graduation requirements.
- By providing a transfer guide that will identify appropriate
Grayson coursework to be completed prior to transferring to a
- Understand college policies procedures - student rights and
- Seek the appropriate college resources , campus map
While the ultimate responsibility for decision-making rests with
the student, academic advisors are a valuable support for students
effective educational and career planning.
Advisement is offered during the semester prior to registration,
registration period, and schedule change period.
Academic Advising services are offered on a walk-in basis.
After completing the online orientation, you should meet with an
academic advisor or counselor to plan your first semester courses.
A copy of the scheduled meeting times is available below.
Main Campus Hours
Academic and Career Advising
6101 Grayson Drive - Denison, TX 75020 903.463.8695
Located in Student Services in the
Administrative Services Building
||August - May
|Monday and Tuesday
||8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
|Wednesday - Friday
||8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
|Summer Hours: May 20 - Aug
|Monday and Tuesday
||7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
||7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
||7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Academic Advisors and Counselors
Counseling Center Director
Center Director and Career Specialist whose services include career
and assessment assistance, providing career advising, guidance, and
testing for those who need assistance in career decision
Advisor for the African American Initiative. Student Services
Assistant and Academic Advisor who can aid students in every aspect
of the college enrollment process.
Student Services Assistant
Advisor and Student Services Assistant who can aid students in
every aspect of the college enrollment process. In addition, she
oversees and conducts College 101 Orientation sessions for new and
Academic and Career Advisor
Career Advisor, Licensed Professional Counselor Intern and
Coordinator of Pathways to Success.