Welcome, Class of 2020!

Class of 2020

Congratulations on your acceptance to the Class of 2020!

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 2016. 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 #gburg2020 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


Fergan Imbert '16
Major: Biology
Minor: Business
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY

"Each year, new students retrace the steps of the Gettysburg College class that once walked with President Abraham Lincoln on the day he delivered the Gettysburg Address. Gettysburg College has an unbreakable tie to some of the most poignant moments in our nation’s history and the First Year Walk gives us the opportunity..."

Read more!