‘Event’ Category


Dates and Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

October 6-7: Nobel Conference October 9-11: Family Weekend October 24-27:  Fall Break (residence halls remain open) October 28:  Mid-term grades posted November 2-5:  January Interim Experience (IEX) course registration November 13:  Fall Semester course withdrawal deadline November 8-19:  Spring Semester class registration November 25-29:  Thanksgiving Recess (residence halls closed) November 29:  Halls re-open from Thanksgiving Recess […]


Flu Shot Clinic on October 13

A flu shot clinic was held on campus on campus last week. There is be another opportunity for students and employees to get their flu shot on October 13, in Alumni Hall from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Payment Methods: Billing Insurance Bring your insurance card for faster check-in. Know who the policyholder is – name, address, […]


Family Weekend 2015

Family Weekend represents a great opportunity for parents, family members and other guests to come visit Gustavus.  This year we have a full weekend of activities that are fun for all.  Full details and schedule can be found at www.gustavus.edu/events/familyweekend/.  Some highlights this year include workshops on the history of Gustavus and studying abroad Saturday […]


Christmas in Christ Chapel 2015

Christmas in Christ Chapel, the annual celebration of the Christmas holiday involving the Gustavus Choir, Choir of Christ Chapel, Lucia Singers, Symphony Orchestra, Brass Choir, dancers, and readers, will take place December 4-6, 2015. Every year, thousands of people from around the world make the pilgrimage to Palestine to celebrate Christmas in the town of […]


Gustavus Library Association: A Royal Affair

Gustavus Library Associates invites you to join friends, family, and alumni to celebrate A Royal Affair on Saturday, November 14, 2015, at 5 p.m. at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Bloomington, MN. This evening of merriment, wonderful food, creative auctions, music, and dancing raises funds for the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library at Gustavus. When you […]


Dates & Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

THIS WEEK!!:  Housing and roommate information is sent to first year students September 4:  First year student move-in day September 4 – 7: New Student Orientation September 6:  Transfer student move-in day September 6 – 7:  Transfer Student Orientation September 7:  Returning student move-in day September 8:  Classes begin September 15:  Reading in Common lecture: Lacks […]


New Student Orientation

The Gustavus Orientation program is September 4 – 7 and is focused on helping new students with the transition to Gustavus and establishing a sense of belonging in this community. Visit the orientation website for more information and a complete schedule of events for both incoming first year students as well as transfer students.


Parent Dinner & Orientation on Move-in Day (Advanced Tickets Required)

Parents of first year students: come as you are after a physically and emotionally draining move-in day (September 4) to enjoy a relaxed meal and entertaining program with other family members who are going through the same things! This Parent Dinner & Orientation is scheduled from 5 – 7 p.m. in the Heritage Banquet Room […]


Pre-Register for 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.  […]


Senior Week

Gustavus sponsors a time of celebration and closure for the senior class in the days between the end of finals and Commencement.  Senior Week events are planned by interested members of the junior class.  Activities include the Alumni Kickoff, Johnny Holm concert,  Twins baseball game, Wine and Cheese Social, President’s Banquet, and Mall of America/Nickelodeon […]