||Who needs to Attend Coyote Kickoff:|
All new-to-college, degree & transfer-seeking students are required to attend Coyote Kickoff (Initial Advisement/ New Student Orientation). This includes students who have earned college credit through ACE, Dual Enrollment, or Hoop of Learning programs and are now high school graduates.
Please Note: If you are a student veteran using VA benefits, Coyote Kickoff is not required, but you are required to attend a separate Veterans-only New Student Orientation which you will be auto-enrolled in. Please email email@example.com
if you have questions.
Apply for Admissions to CGCC
Determine your Placement Measure (HS GPA, ACT scores, GED scores, and/or Placement test) for English, Math, and Reading using the Maricopa Community College District Placement Policy (see image below)
- Please be aware that if you need to take the Placement Tests at one of our CGCC Testing Centers this needs to be completed BEFORE attending Coyote Kickoff
- If you are using your high school GPA of an unweighted 2.6 or higher, please upload a copy here:
High School Transcript Submission Form
Required things to bring:
Current Photo ID (i.e. Driver’s License, State ID, Passport, etc.)
MEID & Password (Forgot your MEID, click here. Forgot your password, click here)
Printed paper copies of the following Placement Measures (if applicable):
- High School or GED Transcript
- ACT Score Report
- AP or CLEP Score Report
- ACCUPLACER Score Report
Arrive 30 minutes before Coyote Kickoff starts to check-in. Students that arrive late will be asked to reschedule.
Only students should plan to attend. Due to space limitations, we cannot allow additional guests (including parents/guardians) to attend. Please see our Parent Resource Guide for more information. Questions regarding accommodations should be directed to Recruitment@cgc.edu
We highly recommend students determine a Payment Arrangement as soon as possible to secure class enrollment for the semester and avoid getting dropped from classes due to non-payment.
Please be aware that students are responsible for making sure all required items (i.e. HS transcripts, placement tests, etc.) are taken care of BEFORE attending Coyote Kickoff. Failure to completing required items, will not allow students to attend the scheduled Coyote Kickoff and student will need to reschedule.
||Please sign up for one of the following Coyote Kickoffs:|