Support Gustavus Education DepartmentDepartment of Education

The Education Department at Gustavus is surrounded by a community of support, including school partners, alumni, and parents of students and graduates. Here are several ways to be involved and to support Gustie teachers.

Become a School Partner in Minnesota

The Department is always looking for new school partners. Gustavus has a long and successful history of preparing future teachers, and part of this includes our essential school partners who host student teaching and other K–12 field placements. Contact the Education Department at 507-933-7457 or at

Global Educators Destination

The Department is open to expanding the opportunities in the Global Educators program for locations outside of the United States, as well as those that are unlike our Midwestern sites. Please contact the Education Department at 507-933-7457 or at if you’d like to partner with Global Educators!

Provide Housing for a Student-Teacher

Gustavus students come from many different parts of Minnesota, different states, and other countries. Students often are in need of housing for 7-to-14 weeks during their student-teaching semester. If you are interested in providing complimentary housing, please contact the Education Department at 507-933-7457 or at

Give to the Education Department

Gifts to the Education Department support majors with economic need, special faculty and student projects, and unique programs such as Global Educators. Thank you in advance for supporting the next generation of teachers through your gift to the Department!

Post a Job/Look for a Job

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