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Grayson College Enrollment Steps

The following steps are required for all students. Additional steps may apply depending on the type of student you are.


You must provide a valid email address and social security number on your application.


1) Apply to Grayson College

2) Complete College 101 Orientation

3) Submit required documents to the Admissions Office

  • Meningitis Vaccination or exemption waiver for students under the age of 22.
  • Official high school transcript with graduation date, or GED.
    • Homeschool Graduates will also need to complete a homeschool affidavit to turn in with their homeschool transcript.
  • Official college or university transcripts.
  • Test scores that qualify for exemptions.

4) Test Scores & Assessment

  • Students who do not have test exemptions are required by Texas law to have their academic skills assessed prior to enrolling in classes. If you are unsure if you meet the testing exemptions contact advising@grayson.edu

        For testing exemptions you must meet one of the following criteria.

  • Associate's degree or higher from an accredited college or university.
  • SAT: 1070 Composite, 500 Critical Reading, Verbal, & 500 Math.
  • ACT: 23 Composite, 19 English, & 19 Math.
  • TAKS (11th Grade): 2200 ELA, 2200 Math, & minimum of a 3 for Essay.
  • STAAR (EOC): English III Level 2 (4000) & Algebra II Level 2 (4000)

        All scores are good for 5 years from the test date. 


5) Advising

  • Meet with an academic advisor to select your classes and enroll. Distance Learners contact advising@grayson.edu.

6) Attend Class

Please contact recruiting@grayson.edu with questions regarding the admissions process.
 

Students who are eligible to enroll themselves will use MyViking:

Most continuing students who have completed the Admissions process, College 101, and Advising will be eligible for online registration.

To be successful in your online enrollment:

  • Online registration is available from any Internet-accessible computer using Internet Explorer 7 or Firefox 3.0 or higher.

  • All monetary holds such as parking tickets, etc. or admissions holds must be cleared before scheduling classes.

  • You may register as soon as early registration is open for the semester. Refer to the Academic Calendar for specific start and end dates of online registration.

  • Special cases (such as Dual Credit students, students in developmental courses, and others) will still have to be handled by the Admissions Office / Counseling Services.

  • You must pay online or in the Business Office before you are officially registered. CHECK YOUR ACCOUNT! (See Payment Information and Options)

 

Steps for Online Registration and Adding/Dropping courses:

  • Log into MyViking

  • Select Registration and read carefully the online registration statement.

  • Select the term for which you are enrolling

  • Winter minimester courses are considered additions to your Fall schedule

  • Spring minimester courses are considered to be additions to your Spring schedule

  • Choose 'filter’ to help narrow course choices.

  • Helpful tips: When changing a schedule, be sure to ADD a course before DROPPING a course.

  • When enrolling in a course with a corresponding/required lab, enroll in the lab course first, then add the course.

  • If currently enrolled in a pre-requisite class, you may need to register on-site rather than online.

  • Dropping a course after the designated Schedule Change period must be completed through the student services office.