We know that receiving your Early Decision acceptance to Gettysburg is an exciting part of your senior year! This website is designed to help you to get to know about your new home at Gettysburg College. Here you will find many helpful resources as you plan ahead for your arrival to campus in August 2017. We look forward to welcoming you to campus!
Share with us the story of how you received your acceptance letter, the first person you told, or what your family did to celebrate.
Michael Deleon '18
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
"Each year, first-year students can experience the tradition that is the First-Year Walk. Now in its 14th year, this event involves a recreation of the 1863 walk to hear the Gettysburg Address. Having participated in the tradition three years consecutively, I can honestly say that it is one of my favorite Gettysburg College traditions..."