Welcome, Class of 2020

Congratulations on your offer of admission to the Gettysburg College Class of 2021!  It was a sincere pleasure to review the tremendous talents, diverse backgrounds, and unique qualities of your class. You should be proud of your selection from among such a talented group of students. Welcome to the Gettysburg community!

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Get Acquainted Day

Get Acquainted Day is the perfect time to come to campus, meet future classmates, hear from current students, and talk with faculty. It is a day of springtime celebration, when the Gettysburg College community welcomes accepted and enrolled students and their families to campus.

Register for Get Acquainted Day

Watch the video from Get Acquainted Day 2016!

Gettysburg College Dictionary

Stine Lake, CPS, Servo...
There are many things that make Gettysburg College unique. Explore the Gettysburg College Dictionary to get the inside scoop on campus lingo. For example...


Ascent 2012

Ascent trips leave five days before First-Year Orientation begins and are a great way to meet your new classmates while rock climbing, kayaking, hiking, volunteering, or spelunking!

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