Grand Canyon University (GCU) is proud to offer a wide variety of learning resources to help you succeed in all of your classes. Need help in some of your toughest classes? The Learning Lounge provides one-on-one support and helpful guides to help you succeed in your classes.  

Looking for other learning resources? Whether you need tech support, library resources, course materials or information about our campus policies, these pages below can help make your search quick and easy

Student Portal

Ready to get started in your classes? Access our online learning portal to review class assignments, join discussions and more.

Access Portal


Conveniently access the extensive learning resources in our online library, and get information about library services.

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Student Success Center

Need help getting started on your paper? Access information about requirements for formal papers, assignments and projects.

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University Policy Handbook

Access essential information about GCU's academic policies and procedures, including the University Policy Handbook.

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Academic Catalog

Get information about degree programs, individual courses, college mission statements and more in the GCU Academic Catalog.

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Academic Integrity

Learn about the importance of academic integrity and the academic standards GCU expects of our students and their work.

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Tech Support

Our technical resources can help you get started with online learning or get back on track if you are unable to gain access.

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DC Network

Create and share content with other doctoral learners and faculty. Log in to the online learning community to get started.

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GCU Learning Lounge

Sharpen your math, writing and research skills in a one-on-one setting, or book an appointment at the Writing Center.

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Learning Management System

The Learning Management System (LMS) is where you manage all of your online educational activities as a GCU student.

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Request a Transcript

Need to request a GCU transcript? You can request an official transcript online, or by fax, mail or email. Current and former students may request transcripts, provided all account holds are cleared with a zero balance.

Order Transcripts on GCU's Student Portal

Using your student account, log in and request your official transcripts. At the time of order, be prepared to pay the processing fee with a debit or credit card. Requests are typically processed and mailed on the next business day, following your submission.

Please note: You should not request your official transcript until you are certain your completed course or degree has posted.

Contact Us to Request Transcripts

Order your official transcripts through your student services advisor (SSA). Your request will be processed and mailed within one business day.

Mail/Email/Fax Transcript Requests

Send your completed Transcript Request Form and any supporting documentation to the attention of Grand Canyon University's (GCU) Office of Academic Records:

Mail: Email:
Grand Canyon University
Attn: Office of Academic Records  
P.O. Box 11097 Fax:
Phoenix, AZ 85061 602-589-2079 or 877-218-6668

Fax and email requests are completed within three business days. Mailed requests typically require three weeks for processing.

Canyon Connect

Track the status of all your required course materials for classes on Canyon Connect. You will find out if you need to get a textbook, whether it is available as a download and the status of the material. 


The statuses that will be displayed are:

  • Print Text Required - A textbook must be purchased.
  • No Text Required - No textbook is needed.
  • Digital - Your course requires digital material that is available on the Learning Management System.

For your convenience, we have compiled the answers to some common questions.

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