At Gettysburg, you’re joining the ranks of driven and exceptional students who want to make a difference—students who share your vision of a better world and a brighter future.
We are a community of thinkers and doers. There are no bystanders here.
Join us and discover what it means to Do Great Work!
Can you imagine climbing the Great Wall of China? Do you see yourself working with and mentoring school-aged children in Senegal? Are you dreaming about camping under the stars in Tanzania? It’s possible. Watch the video
First-Year Seminars help to aid the academic transition and prepare students for the level of intellectual curiosity and critical thinking required for collegiate-level work. Read more about First-Year Seminars
After graduation, English majors find personal and professional success in traditional fields like teaching, writing, editing, and publishing, but also in unexpected fields, too: business and entrepreneurship, politics, sales, marketing, health, and finance. Find out about our alumni network