Archive for August, 2007

Important Dates/Events

Gustavus booth at the Minnesota State Fair — Aug. 25-Sept. 3 Waiver of health insurance premium due — August 31 New student orientation — August 31-September 3 Fall tuition/fees due — August 31 Move-in day for returning students — September 3 Fall Semester Classes begin — September 4 Football Stadium Dedication — Sept. 8 Twin […]

Twin Cities Gustie Breakfasts

Join other Minneapolis/St. Paul area Gusties for a morning cup of coffee and breakfast while getting an update on Gustavus. The group meets the third Wednesday of each month at: Doubletree Hotel, Minneapolis-Park Place 8:00-9:30 a.m. 1500 Park Place Boulevard (Hwy. 394 & Hwy. 100) 10 dollars per person Reserve by calling Don Swanson ’55 […]

New Football Stadium Dedication

Gustavus will begin a new era of Golden Gustie football on Saturday, Sept. 8, when the college’s new football stadium is dedicated and its inaugural game is played. Fans are invited for a pre-game dedication and tour. For the full schedule of activities on Sept. 8, go to Dedication. To monitor the construction progress, check […]

Academic Calendar

The academic calendar for the year is available at Academic Calendar. This includes dates of mid-term tests, finals, and college breaks. Please schedule travel home for breaks either after all tests are to be complete or after your student knows their test schedule or discusses their travel plans with their professors.

Residential Life Calendar

For a calendar of residence hall break opening and closing times, housing selection and general campus events visit the Residential Life website and click on Residential Life Calendar in the picture of Southwest Hall. Please note these dates and times for travel plans for this academic year.

Residence Hall Lofts

If your student is planning to put lofts in their residence hall, you can either build your own or rent metal lofts from a vendor. If you are interested in renting a loft you can contact the company at www.bedloft.com or call 763-682-4447. The loft company will be present during move-in days for receiving your […]

2007-08 Student Parking Permit Information

Students who wish to park a vehicle on campus must obtain a student parking permit by registering their motor vehicle with the Department of Safety & Security. The student parking permit fee for 2007-08 is $130. Online vehicle registration: Online registration is available at Vehicle Registration until August 20th. Students will need their email user […]

Interviewers Wanted

Help current students by signing up to conduct mock interviews! You will be provided with basic questions to ask and then you will offer feedback to students preparing for job and graduate school searches. The Career Center will host Mock Interview Night on campus on Thursday, Oct. 4, with times ranging from 4-7 p.m. Contact […]

Gustavus at the Minnesota State Fair

Gustavus will again have a booth at the Minnesota State Fair in the Education Building. The booth will have friendly faces, information, and those popular Gustie Grams. Wear your Gustavus apparel to the fair to show off your Gustie pride! The fair runs Aug. 25—Sept. 3.

Immunization Recommendations

As a result of the outbreaks of mumps and pertussis (whooping cough) in the United States over the past few years, several national organizations have made changes in their recommendations regarding mumps and pertussis immunizations for college students. Transmission of these two diseases has been widespread in college-age students (18-24 year olds) for many reasons. […]