Virtual Admitted Student Days: Experience Gustavus 2021

Fri, April 9 | Mon, April 19

Audience
Admitted seniors only; family and friends

What's Distinctive?
In addition to virtual class options, students have the opportunity to experience live mini tours and connect directly with current Gusties. Parents/families, you'll have a chance to ask your questions and hear directly from Gustavus administrators in a variety of areas. One family registration will give you access to all sessions and classes for the event date.
Session Descriptions and Panelists:
What’s New?

Student Session: See Gustavus in action and get the inside scoop! Join current Gustavus students for a few campus updates and announcements, and then experience live mini tours of a few fun areas of campus! 

Tour guides:
Ja'de Till '21 (host)
Kourtney Kulseth '21
Molly Smerillo '23
Emily Gerencer '23

Parents/Families: Join Gustavus Administrators from the Provost’s Office, Athletics Department, Center for Inclusive Excellence, and the Dean of Students Office as they provide information and updates in each respective area. Bring your questions!

Panelists:
Brenda Kelly, Provost and Dean of the College
Tom Flunker, Director of the Center for Inclusive Excellence
Tom Brown, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics
JoNes VanHecke, VP of Student Life and Dean of Students


What's Next?

Students: So you’re (*almost*) a Gustie?! Hear from a panel of student leaders and learn about your next steps in areas like class registration, residential life, orientation, move-in, and student employment. 

Student Panelists:
Ella Garry '21 (Tour Guide/Moderator)
Jordan Oleson '22 (Collegiate Fellow-Residential Life)
Kylie Arvidson '21 (Academic Support Center)
TBA

Parents/Families: Help your student navigate the next steps as a future Gustie. Our panel of specialists will give an overview of their area and field questions as they offer tips and resources.

Panelists: 
Tom McHugh, Director of Academic Support Center
Anthony Bettendorf, Director of Residential Life
Megan Ruble, Assistant Vice President for Student Life
Lauren Hecht, First Term Seminar (FTS) Director and Associate Professor in Psychological Science
Heather Dale, Director of Health Service