High School Information Sessions

Grand Canyon University (GCU) offers the following classroom presentations:

Grand Canyon University High School Information Sessions
  • GCU Informational Session
  • Financial Aid 101
  • Scholarship Essay Writing
  • Career & College Major Exploration
  • Budgeting 101
  • College 101 Series
  • Other topics that are personalized for your classroom/organizational needs. 

Events on Campus

GCU provides a number of opportunities throughout the school year for students to experience our vibrant campus life. These have included annual traditions, such as Discover GCU and Get on the Bus, along with opportunities to attend sports and theater events, or GCU sponsored conferences and competitions.

Get on the Bus

GCU provides weekly tours for juniors and seniors through the Get on the Bus program. A charter bus or a van (based on group size) is provided by GCU to bring students and chaperones to campus.

The program includes:

  • An extensive tour of campus
  • A panel of current GCU students
  • A presentation on admissions and GCU scholarships
  • Lunch

Theatre/Dance Matinees

Our College of Fine Arts and Production offers matinees of their current productions during a school day for both fall and spring semesters.

Discover GCU

Discover GCU is an exclusive two-day event that allows high school juniors and seniors to experience college life on the GCU campus. Exciting activities include a chance to spend the night in the GCU dorms, meet other prospective students, and more. This is the perfect way to find out what college life is really like at GCU!

Future in Focus

Opportunity for your middle school students to attend a half day workshop to hear speakers on areas of focus for their post high school years, learn what they need to do to obtain these goals, tour the GCU campus and have lunch on the lawn.


Would you like to find out what the Army is all about? Reserve Officer Training Corps may be the place for you! Grand Canyon University would like to invite you to join us for Army ROTC day. Come learn about scholarship opportunities available to you and tour the GCU campus. Lunch is provided.

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Health Sciences and Nursing Day

Students interested in pursuing a healthcare career won't want to miss this experience to learn more about available, high-demand, health-related careers. This event is tailored toward high school juniors and seniors interested in healthcare professions. Learn from speakers working in various health-related career fields, attend human anatomy presentations, visit display booths, and participate in many other exciting activities. Lunch is provided.

Attend a GCU Sports Event

Life at GCU is not all about academics! One of the greatest aspects of our vibrant student life is our many athletic events. Grab a piece of the action by coming to see the Antelopes take on worthy opponents, where they are sure to play competitively!


For more information, please contact:

Nicole Porter
Admissions Manager