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Students: Please be aware that a portion of Padenreich Avenue will be closed to traffic for 45 to 60 days beginning Monday, February 8th. Padenreich Avenue from East Broad Street To Wallace Drive will be closed in order to replace culverts. This portion of the street runs in front of Donehoo Elementary School and beside Gadsden State’s East Broad Street Campus.
Apply now for Spring graduation!
Spring Graduation Application Deadline: Tuesday, April 5th
Spring 2016 Ceremony: Thursday, May 5th at 6:00 pm at Cherokee Arena (Centre)
Download the Google Chrome based Respondus LockDown Browser Now! Beginning in January 2016, students using the older Student Edition of LockDown Browser will see a notification message at startup, encouraging them to update to the new version of LockDown Browser. Students will have the ability to bypass this message until February 2016, at which time they will have no choice but to update the application. We highly recommend you update now to avoid any issues. To install Respondus LockDown Browser now, access our Gadsden State Respondus LockDown browser link here. Follow the on-screen instructions to download and install the new Google Chrome based version of Respondus LockDown Browser.
NOTE: The Google Chrome browser does not have to be installed on the computer to use the Chrome based version of Respondus LockDown Browser.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact email@example.com or 256-549-8403.
Have you registered for ORI 101 - The First Year Experience?
This required course, created especially for your first year of college, introduces you to campus policies, career exploration, and academic success strategies. Your ORI instructor will be your go-to contact for college knowledge and campus success!
To view the Spring 2016 ORI courses, please visit our Class Schedule.
Under Search by Term, select Spring 2016, click Submit
Under Subject, select Orientation (ORI)
Click Class Search at the bottom of the page
Registration dates for Spring 2016
Priority Registration ………………………………8:00 am December 1
All Other Registration ………………………….…8:00 am December 2
Do you want to receive push notifications from your Blackboard classes via your mobile device? If so, view this short video on Editing Your Notification Settings.
Tired of being chained to your computer to view your class recordings? Then download your Panopto recordings. It's easy and so much more convenient! Just click on the link below to get started.
Follow the directions below for instant access to all new Bb messages in all of your Bb classes:
Log into Bb
Click on the My Institution Tab found top left
Click the Add Module button directly beneath the My Institution Tab
Scroll through the various modules and locate My Messages
Click the Add button
That's it! You should now see the My Messages Module on your My Institution Page.
Student Support Services (SSS)
• SSS is a federally funded program that helps qualified students to be successful in college.
• All services are free to eligible students.
• Student Support Services is located on the top floor of Inzer Student Center.
• Visit our office and fill out a brief application to see if you qualify.
Who Can Join?
Students who are U.S. citizens and currently enrolled at Gadsden State may apply for SSS. The student must have academic need for our services and meet at least one of the following qualifications:
§ Low income student
§ First generation college student (neither parent graduated from a four-year college)
§ Have a documented disability