Family Weekend

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Family Weekend 2015
October 23 - 25

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We invite all Gettysburg College families to Family Weekend!

Family Weekend is a time when you can experience many facets of life at Gettysburg College from academic opportunities to exhibits to athletic events to music performances to open houses -- and the list goes on.

In addition, this year we hope you will participate in The Journey to Great, a fun adventure during which you will learn about the five priorities of Gettysburg Great: The Campaign for Our College.

We encourage you to familiarize yourself with these web pages before you arrive for Family Weekend. Please note the links to the left.

Online registration is closed. On-site registration is open:

Friday, October 23, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday, October 24, 8 a.m. - noon


Civil War Institute Family Weekend Photo Contest

Post selfies to the CWI’s Instagram account (@CWI_gc) to win a Bookstore gift certificate for the most selfies or a CWI insulated tumbler for the silliest selfie. Photos should be tagged #cwichallenge. Selfies must be on these days at these locations.
10/23: New Lincoln statue
10/24: Virginia Monument
10/25: Pennsylvania Monument

Family Weekend 2014 Photos

Family Weekend 2014