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Who we are

Gettysburg College is rooted in a rigorous liberal arts and science curriculum with student-faculty collaboration that values ideas and integrity. We augment academic excellence with community action and global experiences, provide leadership opportunities and engage with public-policy issues.

Our location amidst the enduring reminders of the events of 1863 provides a unique perspective, combining ideas with action and leadership with responsibility. Gettysburg College has inspired generations of alumni to take initiative and serve the greater good.

What we do


Gettysburg College prepares students to be leaders and active citizens in their professions, communities, nation and the world.