Apply

To apply for the major, students must:

  1. Make an appointment with the IGS Chair who will assign you an IGS advisor.
    Make an appointment
  2. With the IGS advisor, complete the application (PDF).
  3. Submit application to IGS_Major@gettysburg.edu.

Applications are reviewed at the beginning of each month and must be submitted at least one week prior.

Request for Course Change

Students who have applied and been accepted into the major may petition to have another course count towards their thematic or regional tracks if they are unable to take the courses they originally proposed. Fill out the Request for Course Change (PDF) form and save it to your computer. Then, email this to your advisor, who will approve it and forward it to the IGS Chair.