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    Success On and Off the Field: All-American Marbel Egwuenu (gray jersey) is a 4.0 student. The Jaguars opened the 2011 season ranked fourth nationally.
    Success On and Off the Field: All-American Marbel Egwuenu (gray jersey) is a 4.0 student. The Jaguars opened the 2011 season ranked fourth nationally.
     Welcome

    Georgia Perimeter College is among the nation's fastest-growing metropolitan two-year colleges. With more than 23,000 students, GPC is the third-largest institution in the University System of Georgia. We are affordable, and accessible with four campuses and additional sites conveniently located around Atlanta. We serve traditional students as well as nontraditional and international students. GPC enrolls more freshmen, has more students transferring to other colleges and universities, has more high school Dual Enrollment students and offers more online courses than any other institution in the state.

    Academic Calendar


    Mon., Aug. 11 thru
    Mon., Sep. 1

    Financial Aid available for use in the bookstore
    For eligible students financial aid will be available for use in the bookstore during this period.

    Wed., Aug. 20 thru
    Wed., Sep. 10

    Withdraw (W) - First Half Classes

    Students must withdraw between August 20 and September 10 to receive a 'W' for the class.
    Withdrawal Policy

    Wed., Aug. 20 thru
    Tue., Sep. 30

    Second Half Registration Continues
    Registration is re-opened for second half courses.

    Wed., Aug. 20 thru
    Tue., Oct. 14

    Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

    Students must withdraw between August 20 and October 14 to receive a 'W' for the class.
    Withdrawal Policy

    Mon., Aug. 25 thru
    Sun., Aug. 31

    Faculty Report No Shows

    The SIS will be available for reporting no shows from August 25 to August 31 at 8:00 pm EDT.

    Mon., Sep. 1

    Labor Day Holiday

    The college is closed.

    Mon., Sep. 8

    Refunds will be available
    Refunds will be available to students starting this day.

    Wed., Sep. 10

    Midpoint for First Half Term Classes

    Thu., Sep. 11 thru
    Wed., Sep. 24

    Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

    Students must withdraw between September 11 and September 24 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
    Withdrawal Policy

    September 24 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes

    Fri., Sep. 19

    Deadline to Petition for In-state Tuition for Fall 2014

    The petition for in-state tuition and all supporting documentation must be submitted by this date in order to be considered for Fall 2014.

    Mon., Sep. 22

    Second Half Application Deadline
    - To be admitted for the second half please ensure all necessary documents are submitted by this date.

    Wed., Oct. 1

    Second Half Drop for Nonpayment
    All students who have not resolved their Fall tuition account balances by 4PM EDT will be dropped from their class schedule. Resolution of balances includes the receipt of Financial Aid.

    Wed., Oct. 1

    Last Day for First Half Term Classes

    Thu., Oct. 2 thru
    Mon., Oct. 6

    Final Exams for First Half Term Classes
    Final Exam Schedule

    Tue., Oct. 7

    Student Study Day

    No classes held. The college is open.

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    Event Calendar


    Wed., Sep. 3

    Understanding Credit
    Understand your credit report and how to boost your credit score with Georgia United Credit Union and the GPC Alumni Association. Participants will have the chance to win a $200 Visa gift card. The event is free to attend. Must register for the drawing. 12 p.m.-1 p.m. Decatur Campus, SF2100 Register/more info

    Thu., Sep. 18

    GPC Night at the Georgia Dome
    We are offering discounted tickets to see the Atlanta Falcons take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Prices vary depending on section. Proceeds of ticket sales for this event benefit the GPCAA scholarship fund. Enter offer code: tickets Get your tickets here!

    Tue., Sep. 23

    DeKalb Symphony Orchestra Concert
    with Fyodor Cherniavsky, conductor Featuring Christina Smith, flute Rodrigo: "Concierto Pastorale" & World Premiere: Greg McLean: "An Indoor Overture" Tuesday, Sept. 23 @ 8 p.m. Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building Tickets: $5 with each GPC ID Full price tix: $22; Seniors: $20; Other Students: $10 Reservations: 678-891-3565 www.dekalbsymphony.org

    Wed., Oct. 1

    The Basics of Money Management
    Learn the basics of money management with Georgia United Credit Union and the GPC Alumni Association. Participants will have the chance to win a $200 Visa gift card. The event is free to attend. Must register for the drawing. 12 p.m.-1 p.m. Dunwoody Campus, NB 2100 Register/more info

    Sun., Oct. 5

    Guest Artist Concert
    Nikolai Panov Jazz Combo Sunday, October 5 @ 5 p.m. Performance Studio, Fine Arts Building (use North Entrance) Free Neither ticket nor reservations required Further information: 678-891-3572

    Fri., Oct. 24

    Theatre Arts Guild Production
    "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare Friday, October 24 @ 8 p.m. Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building Tickets: $15 with discounts available Free with GPC ID Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

    Sat., Oct. 25

    Theatre Arts Guild Production
    "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare Saturday, October 25 @ 8 p.m. Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building Tickets: $15 with discounts available Free with GPC ID Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

    Sun., Oct. 26

    Theatre Arts Guild Production
    "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare Sunday, October 26 @ 3 p.m. Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building Tickets: $15 with discounts available Free with GPC ID Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

    Wed., Oct. 29

    Perimeter Flutes Concert
    Wednesday, October 29 @ 1 p.m. Performance Studio Fine Arts Building (North Entrance) Free Neither ticket nor reservation required For information: 678-891-3572

    Fri., Oct. 31

    Theatre Arts Guild Production
    "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare Friday, October 31 @ 8 p.m. Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building Tickets: $15 with discounts available Free with GPC ID Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

    Sat., Nov. 1

    Theatre Arts Guild Production
    "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare Saturday, November 1 @ 8 p.m. Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building Tickets: $15 with discounts available Free with GPC ID Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

    Sun., Nov. 2

    Theatre Arts Guild Production
    "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare Sunday, November 2 @ 3 p.m. Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building Tickets: $15 with discounts available Free with GPC ID Reservations/Information: 678-891-3572

    Wed., Nov. 5

    Student Vocal Recital
    Featuring GPC Vocal Performance Students Wednesday, November 5 @ 1 p.m. Cole Auditorium, Fine Arts Building Free Neither ticket nor reservation required For information: 678-891-3572

    Wed., Nov. 5

    Managing College Debt
    Learn how to pay back student loans with Georgia United Credit Union and the GPC Alumni Association. Participants will have the chance to win a $200 Visa gift card. The event is free to attend. Must register for the drawing. Newton Campus, 1N2230 12 p.m.- 1 p.m. Register/more info.

    Fri., Nov. 7

    Annual Nursing Alumni Association Breakfast
    Join your fellow nursing alumni during Alumni Weekend for the annual breakfast. More details coming soon! November 7, 2014 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Location: TBD

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