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Gaston College Campus Life

Campus Size

Medium-Sized Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 3,820 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 489 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

64% Women
36% Men


We do not have information on athletics at Gaston College


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.6%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.9%
Black/non-Hispanic 15.4%
Hispanic 3.0%
Non-resident alien 0.0%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 9.1%
Two or more races 0.0%
White/non-Hispanic 71.1%
Percent of students with disability 3% or less

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Remedial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Daycare on campus for children of students
  • Library on campus
  • No On-Campus Housing
  • No Meal Plan

Clubs & Organizations

We do not have information for clubs or organizations at Gaston College

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 4
Drug Law Violation 3
Liquor Law Violation 0
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 0
Property Crime 0
Reviews Dorm Life


Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 4
  • Dakesha from Gastonia, NC
  • Mar-24-2014 I am a current student here

    Gaston College does have a cafe on campus. They serve very good and delicious food and sometimes have special events that will bring foreign foods for students to try.

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  • 2
  • trujillo
  • Nov-20-2013 I am a current student here

    The Lincoln Campus has vending machines and a coffee maker in the lounge. The Dallas Campus offers a cafeteria where one can seat have a cup of coffee or a complete meal.

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  • 2
  • Allison from Bessemer City, NC
  • Jan-11-2013 I am a current student here

    With only a cafe, Gaston College has very limited choices. Being a commuter campus is one reason; there is not much all-day traffic. Extra snacks are available through the Bookstore and vending machines.

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  • 4
  • James from Bessemer City, NC
  • Nov-21-2012 I am a current student here

    The cafe actually has really good food. The service is very good and also quick. I am always pleased when I eat at Gaston College.

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  • 5
  • Kyera from Gastonia, NC
  • Jul-15-2012 I am a current student here

    Gaston College has a cafe that meets students needs with fun music, tv and food at affordable coast.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Allison from Bessemer City, NC
  • Jan-11-2013 I am a current student here

    While it sounds like it, Phi Beta Lambda and Gamma Beta Phi (Honors Club) are not traditional Greek life at Gaston College. Greek life is not really a part of Gaston, probably because it is a commuter campus.

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