Information for Parents

  • Move-In Day
  • Move-In Day
  • Convocation

Welcome New Parents!

This information will help to get your Gettysburg College experience off to a great start.

Mark your calendars

  • Send-Offs (Regional receptions in July and August to welcome members of the Class of 2020 and their families.)
  • Opening Day, Wednesday, August 24
  • Family Weekend, October 28 - October 30 (Make your hotel reservations now! Details will be posted this summer.)

Login to the New Parent Dashboard

Use this tool to complete important tasks like verifying contact information, entering your student's health insurance details, subscribing to emergency text editing, and learning more about volunteer opportunities. Login information will be mailed to Class of 2020 parents in early June.

Become an expert on Gettysburg College

    Learn more

    Visit the Parents and Families web pages.

    Watch the video from Opening Day 2019