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Dates & Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

January 3: January term begins; Early January: Financial aid information sent to returning students via e-mail; January 27: January term ends; January 28– February 5: Touring and Activity Period (residence halls remain open); February 6: Spring semester begins; February 15:  Deadline for registration for Study Away programs summer 2017; February 22-23:  MN Private College Job […]

Job and Internship Seekers

Minnesota’s annual Private Colleges Job & Internship Fair  will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center on Wednesday, February 22. It’s the biggest recruiting event of the year! Students meet with employers to distribute resumes, gather information, network, and arrange interviews. Employers from business, non-profit, government, science, and other sectors will be represented. Registration and […]

Dates & Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

December 8:  Festival of St. Lucia; December 14: Final Class Day December 16-20: Final Exams December 21: Residence Halls close at 9:00 AM December 22-January 2: Christmas Recess January 2: Residence halls open at noon January 3-27: January Interim Experience January 28- February 5: Touring Week February 6: Spring Classes Start For more information: 2016 […]

Festival of Saint Lucia

Gustavus Adolphus College celebrated its annual Festival of St. Lucia on Thursday, December 8 in Christ Chapel. The service was followed by a traditional Swedish Smorgasbord in Alumni Hall. As part of this seasonal tradition, six sophomore women were chosen to serve on the Lucia court. This year’s court consisted of Elena Gotlick of Rockford, IL; […]

Choosing Classes

November is the time students select classes for January Term and Spring Semester.  Students prepare in advance for their meetings with their advisors by reviewing their degree audits which show them their progress toward their degrees, major and general education requirements yet to be met, and total number of courses completed so far.  This review also […]

Christmas in Christ Chapel

Tickets are still available for Christmas in Christ Chapel, taking place December 2, 3, & 4. Christmas in Christ Chapel 2016: Ubuntu, Jesu: From the Cradle of Humankind to the Ends of the Earth, celebrates unity by connecting the incarnation of Christ with the creation of humankind in Africa. The Saturday evening performance will also be available […]

A Festive Oktober for the Gustavus German Club

by Professor Patricia Branstad Prost! One of the most common associations with Germany is the Oktoberfest. Contrary to popular belief, the Oktoberfest is not a nationwide celebration, but rather a 16-day folk festival that takes place in München (Munich), the capital of Bayern (Bavaria), the largest of Germany’s sixteen states. Touted as the “world’s largest […]

Christmas in Christ Chapel

The African notion of “Ubuntu” affirms that a person is a person through other people, or “I am because we are”. To proclaim “Ubuntu, Jesu” links the nativity narrative to all of life, with the “Cradle of Humankind” as both the birthplace of humanity in Africa and the manger of Jesus in Bethlehem. Christmas in […]

Family Weekend 2016

Family Weekend is a tradition at Gustavus and it is quickly approaching!  We have lots of fun activities planned for the weekend of October 7-9 including a pancake breakfast, Fall Fest in the Arboretum, a carnival luncheon, and “Kid Ace” Illusionist.  With so much to do, we are sure everyone in your family will enjoy […]

Flu Shot Clinics

Gustavus Health Service is hosting flu shot clinics on campus on Thursday, October 6 and Wednesday, October 12, in the Heritage Banquet Room from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. These clinics are available for current students and employees. Payment Methods: Billing Insurance Bring your insurance card or a copy of the front and back to […]