Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University is Arizona’s premier, private Christian university committed to delivering affordable, transformative higher education. GCU’s nine colleges offer over 320 academic programs, including over 260 online (as of March 2023), rooted in the university’s Christian worldview and developed for specific employment areas. As of Fall 2021, more than 23,500 students attend GCU’s vibrant campus,1 which continues to grow with new residence halls and academic buildings, student support resources and athletic facilities, including GCU Arena, GCU Stadium and Brazell Field at GCU Ballpark. An innovative, digital platform supports collaborative online learning and connects nearly 90,000 online students2 with dedicated faculty allowing you to earn your degree on your time — from wherever you are.3 Find your purpose at

1Includes all students who attend ground campus classes (traditional and cohort) who have a last date of attendance of three weeks after the start of the Fall 2021 semester for traditional students, or in the last two months of Q1 for cohort students.

2 Includes students who have participated in an online class in August or September 2021 and does not include students in a cohort program.

3 Excludes programs with residencies and practicums.

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GCU Transfer Specialists

Ray Akers (Traditional Students)

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Kasey Villalpando (Online/Evening Students)

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Nichole Jacobson (Online/Evening Students)

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Transfer Guides

GCU Unofficial Credit Evaluation: The Lopes Unofficial Credit Evaluation helps you find out exactly how many credits will transfer to GCU. Please reach out to your GCU MCC Advisor above and we will respond within 24 hours to assist.

Scholarships and Deadlines

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At Grand Canyon University (GCU), we offer generous scholarship opportunities to help make funding a private, Christian education affordable. GCU offers a variety of scholarship and grant offerings to choose from for those wishing to pursue their education as a traditional, undergraduate campus student.

Campus Scholarships

Online Scholarships