Hoop of Learning

Fall 2017 classes begin on Saturday, August 19, 2017. Students should arrive on campus by 8:30 a.m. to give themselves time to locate their class. 

The Hoop of Learning (Hoop) is a scholarship based, high school-to-college bridge program for American Indian students in high school. It gives students the opportunity to earn college credits while still attending high school. The Hoop program helps students navigate the college enrollment process and provides them with support services to ensure academic success.

Program goals

  • Increase high school graduation and retention rates
  • Increase enrollment and participation in college
  • Empower students to reach their goals
  • Enhance culturally relevant curriculum
  • Increase diversity on campus


Building: Administration (A) -150
Phone: (623) 845-3094
Fax: (623) 845-3132
Email: ACEPlus@gccaz.edu
Hours of Operation


Tues.-Fri. 8 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sat. 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.


Mon.- Thurs. 7 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.