Garthwait Leadership Center

Helping others recognize their potential for leadership and their responsibility to serve.

The Garthwait Leadership Center offers a menu of opportunities and services to develop your leadership skills. Start your leadership journey at Gettysburg College here.

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Garthwait Leadership Center


Garthwait Leadership Center
College Union Building (CUB) 202
300 N. Washington Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325


Campus Box 2990