2015-2016 Visit Events

Admission

You're invited to join us for any of the following events. While we also want you to arrange a personal campus visit at some point during the college search, these group visit events are great ways to explore Gustavus.

So that the content and timing of each event best matches your stage in the college search, we've listed the intended audience. If your only chance to visit Gustavus doesn't match a particular visit event, call us to talk about your options.

We'll post the specific schedules as each event nears. To register for an event for which we are ready to accept reservations, click the active link listed under the events.

GAME DAY

Saturday, September 26

Audience
Juniors & seniors; family and friends

What's Distinctive?
Game Day is a laid-back visit event designed to give you general information about Gustavus, a campus tour, and the opportunity to see the Golden Gustie football team in action on Homecoming Weekend!

Schedule/Register
Register now for Game Day!

NOBEL CONFERENCE 51

Wednesday, October 7
Thursday, October 8

Audience
Juniors & seniors; family and friends

What's Distinctive?
The annual Nobel Conference at Gustavus links students with the world's foremost scholars and researchers in a debate centered on contemporary issues relating to the natural and social sciences.

Description
The Admission Office will provide complimentary tickets for prospective students and their guest to attend the Nobel Conference lectures. Before or after the lectures, you can tour campus and connect with an admission counselor. Nobel Conference 51 will bring together experts in medicine, neuroscience, sociology, economics, and philosophy to explore the science and experience of addiction.

Register
Register now for the Nobel Conference!

LEGACY DAY

Saturday, October 10

Audience
Juniors & seniors; family and friends

What's Distinctive?
During our annual Family Weekend, all prospective students are invited to take a tour and participate in campus events. Whether you are a sibling of a current student, the child of an alumni, or hope to start your own legacy at Gustavus, we look forward to your visit!

Schedule/Register
Register now for Legacy Day!

EXPLORE GUSTAVUS

Wednesday, October 14
Thursday, October 15
Friday, October 16

Audience
Juniors & seniors; family and friends

What's Distinctive?
Explore Gustavus is an open house -- you can join us on campus whenever you like and depart when you need to. Sessions and activities are offered throughout the day. Note: Wednesday's visit schedule is shorter, so we recommend arriving by 9:00 a.m.

Description
You can attend general information, financial aid, and academic information sessions; tour campus and residence halls; and connect with admission counselors, current students, and staff. Visitors can arrive anytime between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. each day, but we encourage you to get here early! Explore all of your opportunities at Gustavus!

Schedule/Register
Register now for Wednesday, October 14!
Register now for Thursday, October 15!
Register now for Friday, October 16!

CHRISTMAS IN CHRIST CHAPEL

Friday, December 4
Sunday, December 6

Audience
Seniors and juniors with music or worship interest; family

What's Distinctive?
Experience one of Gustavus's signature events which highlights our extraordinary music and worship opportunities.

Description
At the beginning of December, in the season of Advent, the Gustavus community prepares for Christmas by worshiping together in the annual Christmas in Christ Chapel program. Alumni, friends of the College, students, staff, and faculty gather at one of five services, with approximately 1,200 people attending each service. Over 350 students bring the program to life.

Schedule/Register
Register now for Christmas in Christ Chapel!