First Time Green River Student

Become a Green River Gator today!

Determine your funding

  • Find all options for funding your education at Pay For College, including the STEP payment plan, Veterans benefits, WASFA, and Workforce Education.
  • Financial aid priority deadlines: fall (March 15), winter (October 15), spring (January 15), summer (April 15). A complete application requires:
  • Questions? Contact Financial Aid at 253-833-9111, ext. 2449 or


  • Apply for admission online at Apply Now.
  • Activate your required student email account at: All Green River communication will be sent to your Green River student e-mail account.
  • Questions? Call Enrollment Services at 253-833-9111, ext. 2500 or

Determine your course placement

  • Course placement can be determined through various means including high school coursework or assessments, college level coursework, and placement assessments visit Course Placement for more information including preparation resources.
  • Placement assessments are available on a drop-in basis at the Welcome Desk, and by appointment at the Enumclaw or Kent Campus. Find more information at Assessment and Testing Center.
  • Questions? Contact the Welcome Desk at 253-333-6000 or

Complete advising and registration

Confirm online

  • View your schedule to confirm your official registration record.
  • Remove yourself from any unwanted class waitlists.
  • Confirm tuition and fees are paid in full or your funding source is in place.
  • Check your Green River student e-mail on a regular basis.