Education & Schools

PremierEducation 

K-12 Education

Gilbert has a premier education system and is served by three school districts. School locations and general information is available via the district websites:

Gilbert Public Schools
41 School, 38,573 Students

Higley Unified School District
12 Schools, 11,600 Students

Chandler Unified School District
44 Schools, 41,000 Students

For information on assessment scores, visit Arizona Department of Education.

Higher Education

Saint Xavier University (Opening Fall 2015)
Saint Xavier University's Gilbert campus, located in downtown Gilbert, initially plans to offer undergraduate degree completion, adult degree completion and graduate degree programs in the academic disciplines of: Liberal Arts, Business and Nursing. More information to come.

Arizona State University's Polytechnic Campus
ASU Polytechnic is one of four Arizona State University campuses located in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area. Strategically located at Gilbert's eastern border, ASU Polytechnic offers 30 degree programs with over 6,000 students currently enrolled.

Chandler-Gilbert Community College  
Paving the way for higher education in the Southeast Valley since 1985, Chandler-Gilbert Community College serves more than 16,000 credit and non-credit students annually. CGCC serves the needs of the Southeast Valley and offers new programs in nursing, law enforcement and pharmacy technology. In addition to university transfer and general education options, signature educational programs include Aviation, Information Technologies, Teacher Education, Engineering, Automated Manufacturing Systems, Electric Utility Technology, Crime/Intelligence Analysis, Athletics, Performing Arts, student clubs and organizations, service learning programs and learning communities are among many other factors that make CGCC a great place to earn a college degree.

Northern Arizona University
Northern Arizona University has a campus in Gilbert, as well as one on the campus of Chandler Gilbert Community College serving both undergraduate and graduate students of the community.

East Valley Location
1580 N. Fiesta Blvd. Suite 101
Gilbert, AZ 85233
Phone: 602.776.4675

Chandler Gilbert Community College Location
2626 E. Pecos Rd.
Chandler, AZ 85225
Phone: 480.732.7243

East Valley Institute of Technology   
The East Valley Institute of Technology (EVIT) is a joint technological school district formed in 1990 by voters in ten participating East Valley school districts. The $46 million state-of-the-art campus offers classes in more than 35 different areas for high school students and adults. High school students attend tuition free. Adults are required to pay tuition. Visit EVIT's website for a full list of programs offered.