Charting Your Course (CYC) is designed to empower students to be Gettysburg Great as they learn about, engage in, and plan their Gettysburg experience.

Attending and participating in 17 CYC sessions (12 required and 5 electives of your choice) will offer you the greatest opportunity to have your choice of housing for your sophomore year.


  • Prof. David Powell's First-Year Seminar
  • FYS
  • FYS

Contact Info

College Union Building
Suite 250
Campus Box: 430


Office Hours: Monday- Friday-4:30
8AM-12PM, and 1PM-5PM
P: (717) 337-6901


Email: cyc@gettysburg.edu



Welcome, Class of 2019

Reading Guide for Flight by Sherman Alexie


Useful Information

CYC Required Events Schedule

CYC Electives Schedule

Plan to attend all 12 required events.

You can receive credit for up to 5 elective events.

The maximum number of credits per category of event is as follows:

- 3 Social Justice Dialogue group credits

- 2 Theater, Visual, Music Arts event credits

- 3 Academic/Department presentation credits

- 2 Athletic event credits