Enroll in Online Courses

Congratulations on your decision to attend Gateway Community College. We are excited to have you become a new member of the college community. Whether you are just out of high school, attending as a first-time college student later in life, or you are resuming your studies after some time away, we are here to help you realize your goals. With over 90 accredited degree and certificate programs and a large selection of continuing education courses, you will find what you need. We are here to help you succeed in realizing your goals, whether they are academic pursuit, career enhancement, or personal enrichment.

New Distance-Learning Only Students

Are you a new student who cannot come to campus and needs to register for an online class? If so, please click on this link for admissions, advisement, and registration information.

Online Course Selection

If you would like to see what courses are being offered online, for any given semester, go to the Connecticut Community College's myCommNet and:

  • Click on Search for Courses (under the Other Public Resources section to the right)
  • Click on the Gateway Term you're interested in
  • Under Instruction Type, click HYBR (online and classroom), ONLN (fully online) or OLCR (online with campus requirement)
  • Follow the links to the Gateway schedules.


How to Request a Distance Learning Advising Appointment

  1. Call (203) 285-2090 to request a phone appointment
  2. Email your advising request to GW-CounselingHelp@gatewayct.edu

When requesting advising via email, students should be sure to include:

  • Name
  • Student ID number
  • Program of study
  • An attached copy of unofficial college transcripts (if applicable), and
  • Specific questions.

Student Orientations

If you are taking your first online course, or your Professor uses Blackboard this Spring or Fall semester, we offer one-on-one appointments in the Distance Learning Office (N313) to acquaint you with Blackboard Learn.

To make an appointment, please send an email with your name, phone number, student id number, and the date and time you are available to Lynn Roller at lroller@gwcc.commnet.edu.