Orientation 2016

Get to know the incoming class

Every year, Gettysburg College’s Office of Admissions meticulously reviews thousands of applications from high school students across the country and around the world. Their goal is to identify students whose distinctive experiences and character will contribute to the vitality of campus life.

This year, we are welcoming 715 new students to campus—first-year and transfer students alike—from 30 states and 12 countries. From volunteerism to entrepreneurism, globalization to academics, they all bring something unique to our increasingly diverse campus community.

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