‘Event’ Category

Dates & Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

Last day of classes: May 23; Reading Day: May 24; Finals: May 25-29; Residential Halls close to students not involved with graduation: May 29 at 6:00 pm; Senior Week: May 29-June 1; Commencement: June 2; Residential Halls close for Seniors: June 2 at 6:00 pm; Looking ahead to next year: Summer Registration for new students:  “Gustie Gear-Up”: […]

All Things Commencement

A detailed website has been developed with all of the information necessary to prepare for a successful and memorable commencement weekend at Gustavus.  Click here for information on tickets, times, lodging, parking, special needs assistance, FAQs, and more. Additionally, Gustavus sponsors “Senior Week,” a time of celebration and closure for the senior class in the days between […]

Dates & Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

April 11:  Grad Finale for seniors from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. April 16-26: Registration for fall semester 2018 April 27: Course withdrawal deadline May 2:  MAYDAY! Conference Mighty Be Our Powers: Gender, Justice and Peacebuilding May 4: Celebration of Creative Inquiry May 4-6:  Honors Weekend May 23:  Last day of spring classes May 24:  Reading Day May 25-29:  […]

2018 Grad Finale

Parents of seniors, remind your student to stop by “Grad Finale” on Wednesday, April 11th in the Heritage Banquet Room between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.. This one-stop shop provides an opportunity for your student to pick up a cap and gown, order announcements and class ring, check in with Career Development, pick up tickets […]

MAYDAY! 2018 Conference

The annual MAYDAY! Peace Conference was established at Gustavus in 1981. It occurs on the last Wednesday in April or the first Wednesday in May each year. Classes are suspended or shortened so that students and faculty may attend the events. The conference is free and open to the public, although visitors are asked to […]

Honors Weekend 2018

Please join the College in supporting our best and brightest during Honors Weekend 2018, held May 4 – 6.  Many events will be happening throughout the weekend.  A sampling of events includes Honors Day Convocation (formal awards presentation), Celebration of Creative inquiry (student research presentations and poster displays), fine and visual arts performances and displays, […]

Dates & Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

March 29: Final Exams for half semester courses March 31: Deposit due to be eligible for room draw March 30 – April 8: Halls closed for spring break and Easter Recess April 4: Midterm Grades April 11:  Grad Finale for Seniors April 16-26: Registration for fall semester 2018 April 19 and 22: Room Draw (see Residential Life website for more […]

Dates & Deadlines: The Next 60 Days

February 23:  Late Registration Deadline February 27: Mn Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair March 3: Building Bridges Conference March 11:  35th annual President’s Ball in Mankato March 16: Africa Night “Rep Your Roots: Celebrating Pan-Africanism” March 30 – April 8:  Spring Break Residence Halls Close at 9:00 AM on Friday, March 30 (no classes on Friday) and re-open at […]

Two Upcoming Events for Job and Internship Seekers

Minnesota’s annual Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center on February 27-28.  It’s one of the premier college and employer partnerships in the country! Employers meet with students from Minnesota Private Colleges to discuss their individual organization and any internship or job opportunities within it. The first day […]

Festival of Saint Lucia

Gustavus Adolphus College will celebrate its annual Festival of St. Lucia on Thursday, December 7 in Christ Chapel. The service is 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 consists of Joyce Amakoue of Bloomington, MN; […]