The Gettysburg Network

At Gettysburg College, you will join a passionate group of thinkers and trailblazers empowered to engage and improve a complex world.

It’s been happening for generations—since 1832.

The Gettysburg Network is a powerful one—comprising more than 30,000 alumni around the world. It’s woven through the fabric of for-profit and nonprofit corporations and startups; across the country in cities like New York, Washington, D.C., Boston, Philadelphia, Chicago, Los Angeles, Houston, and Denver; and in six continents.

Are you ready to join us and start your future?


Cole Rossiter

The Gettysburg Network connects aspiring pilot to opportunity


Alumni explore computer science, consulting careers at Deloitte

The Gettysburg Network

Cathie Wood P’15 creates entrepreneurial connections through The Gettysburg Network

As Gettysburgians, we are united in our pursuit to Do Great Work. That passion is apparent on campus and through the impact our alums make out in the world. This sense of purpose connects generations—creating a web of interconnectedness that extends a lifetime.

It’s not only your fellow alums who will be there for you. Gettysburg College professors, coaches, career counselors, staff, and family and friends of Gettysburg grads will forever be a part of your web.

With thousands of opportunities for career exploration—internships, externships, job shadowing, mentoring, and recruitment—in every industry imaginable, there is something for you.

If it’s graduate school or professional studies you’re after, we have connections there, too. If you’re interested in pre-law, pre-health, or any number of post-graduate programs—you’ll be set on a course to thrive in competitive, top-notch graduate and professional school programs after Gettysburg.

Outcomes and Success

  • 98 percent of our recent graduates are employed or in graduate school one year after graduation.
  • 91 percent of recent graduates who applied were accepted and enrolled full-time in a graduate school program one year later.
  • Nearly 80 percent of students complete at least one internship by the time they graduate.


Recognized by top influencers, our network is a force.

Princeton Review: Colleges that Pay You Back

No. 20 Best Alumni Networks
No. 16 Best Schools for Internships’s College Salary Report

No. 27 in liberal arts for early-career and mid-career salaries of alumni

Wall Street Journal & Times Higher Education

No. 38 Best Liberal Arts College

Forbes’s College Rankings

America’s Top Colleges for ROI
Best Value Colleges

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance

No. 41 Best College Values

Time’s Money Magazine: Best Colleges for Your Money

No. 44 Liberal Arts Colleges

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Center for Career Engagement

Center for Career Engagement

Through internships, externships, job shadowing, career immersion trips, and networking events, the Center for Career Engagement enables students to learn and gain insight about various career fields.

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The Gettysburg Network

Alumni Benefits & Services

Lifelong career assistance exists for all alumni—whether you’re in your first job, in between jobs, in graduate school, or changing careers.

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