‘Announcement’ Category

College Rhythm in February

February is the beginning of spring semester. Many students are optimistic about a new start and enjoy reuniting with friends who were away for January Term or fall. Later in the month, students may feel sad or depressed due to the winter weather or as the academic work starts to accumulate. In the spring, sophomores […]

Application for Graduation

A reminder from the Registrar’s Office: check with your senior student to make sure he/she has applied for graduation. At the beginning of spring semester, there were still over 125 seniors who had not yet turned in their paperwork.  If you have a senior, make sure to ask! If your student has questions or is unsure of their status, […]

Room Draw (Housing Assignments) for 2017-2018

Read “The Basics of Room Draw & FAQ” section of this website! Check out the Room Draw timeline for important reminders and dates. Submit your Housing Contract (via WebAdvisor – will be available SOON!) Pay your $500 fall registration deposit – allowing you to participate in Room Draw and register for fall 2017 classes – […]

Off-Campus Living Permission

Gustavus Adolphus College is a residential institution. This means ALL students are required to live on-campus all four years. Depending on enrollment, the college sometimes has more students than beds, allowing an extremely limited number of students to live off-campus. Students MUST receive permission from the Residential Life Office to live off-campus, which is granted based […]

Student Wellbeing

Beginning a new school year, switching jobs, roommates, re-locating – any of these changes can be hard. If your Gustie is feeling stressed or anxious, they are not alone. Gustavus provides an online resource for students called Learn to Live.  Learn to Live offers online programs and tools available to Gustavus students struggling with issues […]

Fraternity/Sorority Pledging

The pledge period for the Gustavus Greek system occurs in September and October. There are eight fraternities and six sororities on campus, four of which are national affiliates. The Greek tradition at Gustavus dates back more than 100 years. Students and advisers have worked hard during this past year to develop the pledge period and […]

Pre-Register for 2016 Graduation Photos

During the Commencement Service, staff from Grad Images will be taking a photo of each graduating senior as they cross the stage and receive their diploma.  These photos are then available for purchase direct from Grad Images.  Family members may pre-register so they receive an e-mail when the photos are ready to download and order.  […]

Student Awards

Your student learns, serves, and leads along side some amazing Gustie peers.  Make sure they are recognized for their efforts!  Encourage your student to nominate themselves or someone else today for awards and scholarships: Magnuson Award for Leadership and Service Ovanlig Award for raising campus awareness of LGBT issues St. Ansgar senior recognition for scholarship, leadership, […]

College Calendar Change for Spring 2016

  Please note that Spring Break/Easter Recess for the 2015-2016 Academic Year will take place from Friday, March 25 through Sunday, April 3. Classes will resume on Monday, April 4.  On-campus housing will re-open at 12pm on Sunday, April 3.  This is a change from our originally published calendar so please double check any Spring Break […]

Dates and Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

February 20:  Late Registration Deadline March 7: Building Bridges Conference March 14:  President’s Ball in Minneapolis March 28 – April 6:  Spring Break April 1:  Midterm grades due April 9:  Grad Finale for seniors April 16:  Women in Leadership Conference in the Twin Cities (parents and public invited) April 13 – April 23:  Fall 2014 Registration   In addition, a number […]