Grand Canyon University's (GCU) main campus is truly an oasis in the heart of Phoenix. With new classroom buildings, popular dining options, sparkling swimming pools, state-of-the-art athletic facilities and so much more, the GCU campus is the perfect place to call home for the next four years. With GCU's four-credit courses and fast-track options, you can also graduate faster, allowing you to enter the workforce soon - and with less debt.
To help you get the most out of your college experience at GCU, our departments and offices on campus offer services, events and resources that enhance your academic pursuits and help you experience Lope Life. The Office of Student Affairs enhances your college experience as part of the campus community, while Student Success offers programs that enrich your academic experience.
Interested in becoming a GCU Lope? Experience Grand Canyon University firsthand by attending Discover GCU! Eligible students who are admissible to GCU, confirmed to attend and approved to travel, can get the REAL college experience during this free, two-day, overnight campus visit. Experience Lope Life and what it’s like to stay in a suite-style residence hall, attend a campus event and more!
While you’re planning your in-person visit to GCU, get a jump start right now by catching GCU’s episode of The College Tour. In just under an hour, you’ll get an in-depth peek into life at GCU from real students who were once considering GCU — just like you!
GCU’s Campus Life FAQs
Find the answers you need about joining GCU as a student on our Phoenix campus. Learn more about our campus life and campus degrees as you prepare to become a Lope.
Campus Life at GCU
Living life on campus at GCU can be an exciting time. GCU offers modern and secure campus housing as well as many academic, recreation and athletic clubs and events to fit a wide variety of interests. Find out more information about what it means to be a Lope at GCU.
Club sports are not regulated by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and do not have varsity status at the intercollegiate athletic level. However, club sports are organized and administered by their respective national sport governing body.
Learn more at clubsports.gcu.edu.
High school students have the opportunity to earn credits early at GCU! Dual enrollment courses are taught online, at your high school or during the summer, providing convenient ways to earn college credits before you start college.
GCU offers many degree options through seven different colleges, as well as our prestigious Honors College. Look through our degree offerings today to find what is right for you.