Welcome, Class of 2021!

Congratulations on your acceptance to the Class of 2021!

We know that receiving your Early Decision acceptance to Gettysburg is an exciting part of your senior year! This website is designed to help you to get to know about your new home at Gettysburg College. Here you will find many helpful resources as you plan ahead for your arrival to campus in August 2017. We look forward to welcoming you to campus!

On this site you can:

Let your friends know and meet more online!


We want to hear from you!

Share with us the story of how you received your acceptance letter, the first person you told, or what your family did to celebrate.

Share your excitement on Twitter using #gburg2021 or email pictures or videos of your acceptance letter's arrival at your home or other details! We'll post pictures and stories as they arrive.


Current Students Reflect on Their First Year

GRAB FY Reflection

Kaitlin Wingard '15
Majors: Environmental Studies and German Studies
Hometown: Mechanicsburg, PA

"I participated in the pre-orientation program, Ascent, and that was the best decision I could have made as an incoming freshman. The great part about my trip..."

Read more!