Guidance and Planning for Success (GPS)

What is GPS?

Guidance and Planning for Success (GPS) is required of all students seeking a degree, certificate, and transfer. GPS requirements include orientation, assessment, and meeting with a Counselor to create an educational plan. 


Getting started at LTCC is easy!

At Lake Tahoe Community College, each new student is required to follow along and complete their Guidance and Planning for Success (GPS). Please view our New Student Checklist for a complete reference, including steps in detail, contact information, and information on student support services. 


Courses for personal enrichment

Already have a BA-S

Matriculant possibly exempt

Completed GPS in the past



Please view the steps of enrollment

GPS Visual Example