Gordon College's campus is just north of Boston, a short drive from Symphony Hall, Fenway Park, the Charles River, and Massachusetts' renowned “biotech corridor.” We are within biking distance of more than a few beautiful beaches, and surrounded by hundreds of acres of woodlands.
Ten minutes from campus: rappel down Red Rock in Gloucester.
Miles of trails in the Gordon woods. Ten minutes from campus: Ravenswood Park and Dogtown in Gloucester
10–15 minutes away: Bradley Palmer State Park, Appleton Farms.
Two hours north: the Presidential Range, the Appalachian Trail
Two hours away: Wildcat, Gunstock, Loon Mountain
Long Beach, Rockport; Good Harbor, Gloucester; Plum Island, Newburyport
MINISTRY & SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES
Opportunities for ministry, service and justice are easy to find at Gordon. Join one of 26 ministry groups or a mission trip sponsored by the college. For more information see Ministries and Outreach.
The on-campus Career Services Office provides you with a bridge from the college world to the professional and post-graduate world. Read more
The counseling center provides mental health services at no cost to students to facilitate their adjustment to college, academic success and ability to be contributing members of the residential community. Read more
The Health Center provides timely, accessible, and confidential health care to students. The Health Center is here to help you develop a balanced approach to your well-being and guide you in incorporating healthy activities into your life. Read more