Additional Reunion Information

May 30 - June 2, 2019

We hope the following information is helpful as you make your plans to return to the ’Burg for Reunion Weekend 2019. If you have additional questions, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 717-337-6518 or alumni@gettysburg.edu.

Reunion Welcome Center

When you arrive on campus, please go to the College Union Building (CUB/SUB) lobby to sign in and obtain updated schedules, registration packets, and housing information. Registration staff will be available to answer questions, provide directions, and assist you with any special needs. Fifteen-minute parking is reserved in the parking lot of the Center for your convenience.

Registration desk hours at the College Union Building (CUB/SUB) Lobby (717-337-7986):

Thursday, May 30
11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.

Friday, May 31
8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 1
8:00 a.m.–7:30 p.m.

Sunday, June 2
8:00–11:00 a.m. (Key return)

Childcare

A list of local high school child-sitters may be obtained from the Alumni Relations Office. Please contact alumni@gettysburg.edu to acquire a list. You can make personal arrangements directly with the student.

On Campus Housing

On-campus housing is available to alumni who are registered for Alumni Weekend events. The Alumni Relations Office will assign on-campus housing to alumni who register for it by Monday, May 20, 2019. On-campus housing can not be provided for those that do not register by Monday, May 20, 2019. Walk-up registration for housing on May 30—June 1 will not be available. For more information about on campus housing, please view the On Campus Housing FAQs.

Local Accommodations

If a dorm isn’t your style, Gettysburg and the surrounding area has many wonderful places to stay, whether for an overnight visit or for an extended trip. View a list of area accommodations and find a hotel that meets your needs. Some hotels offer special discounts for Gettysburg alumni and parents. Feel free to ask about this discount. If you have any questions about where to stay, don't hesitate to contact us.

Campus Map

View a campus map (PDF).

Parking

While on campus, you may park in any campus parking lot. Town ordinances prohibit long-term and overnight street parking.

Transportation

The College services the following mass transit centers with shuttle service, Baltimore/Washington Amtrak and Airport, Harrisburg Amtrak and Airport, Dulles Airport, and Shady Grove Metro Station. Pricing and schedule varies. To make your arrangements please visit Alumni Transportation Services or call the Transportation Office at 717-337-6923.

The College Bookstore

You can shop online at the College Bookstore and stock up on your Orange & Blue apparel before you get to campus.

The Center for Career Engagement

The Center for Career Engagement offers a variety of career planning and employment-related services. It can also help with critiquing resumes, providing interviewing skills, or suggesting resources for your geographic area. To learn more or to offer your services to help students with career planning concerns, please call the office at 717-337-6616. Find out more information about the Center for Career Engagement.

Jaeger Center for Athletics, Recreation and Fitness

The fitness room and pool in the Jaeger Center for Athletics, Recreation and Fitness will be available for alumni and their guests. Reunion Weekend hours will be listed in the updated schedule of events which will be available at the Welcome Center.

Alcohol

The town alcohol ordinance does not permit any open containers anywhere in the community or campus periphery. You can be at risk if you violate this ordinance. You are permitted to take alcoholic beverages into the residence halls. Proper identification may be requested at college events where alcohol is served.

Smoking

All facilities, including residence halls, are NON-SMOKING.

Cancellation Policy

Please notify the alumni office of any changes or cancellations to your registration by Friday, May 24, 2019. Unfortunately we cannot offer refunds after this date.