Affordable education designed to fit into your life

Great Bay Community College provides accessible, student-centered, quality higher education programs for a diverse population of students seeking career, degree or transfer opportunities. A strong commitment to lifelong learning is reflected in our policies, programs and activities.

New 2014 Summer and Fall Schedule available.

Wherever you're going, we can be your first step in the right direction.

Just tell us what field interests you.

Not sure where to start? We know a bit about what you need...

Just tell us who you are.

Upcoming events

April 21

College Visits: Southern New Hampshire University & University of Massachusetts at Lowell

10:00am to 1:00pm

Representatives from both universities will be at the tables outside of the library this day to talk with and answer any questions you may have.

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April 24

Open House - Advanced Technology & Academic Center

4:30pm to 7:00pm

Learn about programs, meet faculty and admissions staff. Get information on financial aid and a tour. 

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Get Involved

We offer our students plenty of ways to get involved both on and off campus.


Clubs and OrganizationsStudent GovernmentAlumniStudent ShowcaseOn Campus Facilities

Looking for the "College Experience"

We've got a thriving campus community - two of them, actually!

GBCC Portsmouth
320 Corporate Drive,
Portsmouth, NH 03801

ATAC in Rochester
5 Milton Rd, Unit 32
Rochester, NH 03867
(Adjacent to the Lilac Mall)

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What makes Great Bay Community College so special?

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A message from President Will Arvelo

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GBCC Building Tour (Portsmouth)

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Why I Like Great Bay, Eric Cacciatore

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