Saturday, August 27

Orientation runs from Wednesday, August 24, 2016- Sunday, August 28, 2016.  Please note that this is an evolving document and may change before you arrive. Please check back often for updates!

The Bookstore will be open from 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Learn more about Gettysburg Bookstore rewards here!

 

7:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Breakfast Dining Center

 

9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.

Living in our Community Session 3

Sexual Misconduct Policy, Department of Public Safety (DPS) Overview, Diversity Peer Educators Student Skit

Kline Theater and Masters 110 (Mara Auditorium) First-Year Staff to provide specific time

Presented by Upperclass Students, Title IX Coordinator, and the Department of Public Safety

 

11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m.

Lunch Dining Center

 

12:30 p.m. -2:30 p.m.

Living in our Community Session 4

Code of Conduct and Charting Your Course (CYC) Overview

Kline Theater and Masters 110 (Mara Auditorium) First-Year Staff to provide specific time

Presented by Office of Rights and Responsibilities and the Office of Residential & First-Year Programs

 

1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Choral Open House and AuditionsSchmucker Hall 2nd floor 

Go to www.gettysburg.edu/music/choir for more information

 

4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Dinner Dining Center

Enjoy dinner with your Orientation Group.

 

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

“Experience Gettysburg” Majestic Theater, Carlisle Street

This presentation which will give you a glimpse of everything Gettysburg has to offer. It’s up to you to get involved, but we’d love to show you how! Hear stories and experiences from upperclass students. This event will be live streamed. 

 

9:00 p.m.—11:00 p.m.
Movie Night
Majestic Theater

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Free admission with student ID

 

11:00 p.m.—1:00 a.m.

Midnight Madness, Dining Center
Come to Servo after hours to enjoy some special snacks provided. Eat as much as you would like while participating or watching karaoke, getting your picture taken at a photo booth, and crafting name art."

Office of Residential & First-Year Programs

Building: College Union Building
Room Number: 250
Phone: (717) 337-6901
Office Hours: M-F 8:30-5:00, closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm for lunch
Campus Box: 430
Website: Residential & First-Year Programs

Email: orientation@gettysburg.edu

myFYDashboard and Course Registration Resources: 

Gettysburg E-mail

SMOP (Self Management of Passwords)