Academic Student Advising

The Grady P. Swisher Center academic advising is committed to student success! Whether the goal is to transfer to a university or obtain the skills to enter the workforce, the academic advisor is trained and ready to help students attain their educational goals by providing the necessary tools to navigate the registration process.

If you are a new or returning student to the Swisher Center and would like to set-up an appointment to speak to an advisor, you may contact Mr. Eusebio Velez Jr., MA, by calling 336.734.7794 (Hablo Español) or email at

Advisor Location and Office Hours

Grady P. Swisher Center, Suite 118A
Tuesday and Thursday
9 am – 5 pm

Student Campus Activities

The Grady P. Swisher Center student campus activities are provided through the office of Student Life and Engagement and offer many opportunities for students to get involved in activities that enhance professionally, personally, and socially development. Participating in activities outside of the classroom enhances your college education, allowing students to form friendships while building teamwork and leadership skills.

If you are a new or returning student to the Swisher Center and would like to learn more about campus activities, you may contact Mr. Jomo Legins, Campus Activities Coordinator by calling 336.734.7637 or email at For more information on the Office of Student Life and Engagement, please go to the Student Life and Engagement page.


Cashier Services

Forsyth Tech wants to make payment of tuition and fees as convenient for students as possible. For that reason, the Grady P. Swisher Center offers students different payment options for malpractice insurance, parking tickets, and parking decals fees. As well as, tuition for degree programs and Economic & Workforce Development courses. Students also have the option to make payments online.

Payments Accept at Grady P. Swisher Center

  • Checks, money orders, and credit cards
  • No cash payments accepted

Location  and Hours of Operation

Grady P. Swisher Center, Main Office

Monday – Thursday, 9 am – 4 pm

Friday, 9 am – 2 pm