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First-year Fellows Day Schedule

This schedule is subject to change. You will receive an official schedule at check-in.



8:15 a.m.

Check-In, Ken Olsen Science Center
Pick up your schedule and grab a cup of coffee or tea. Have your photo taken so we have a visual reminder of who you are—our school photographer will be there to take your photo.  

8:30 a.m.

Welcome Address
Hear from President Michael Lindsay and Gordon College Student Body President, Davis Metzger. 

9:20 a.m.

Meet Your Future Fellows (students only)
Get to know other admitted students as you work in teams on a fun group activity. 

9:20 a.m.

Parent Reception (parents only)
Get to know other parents and enjoy some pastries and coffee. College administrators and faculty will also be available to connect with you. 

10:00 a.m.

Preparing the Next Generation: College to Career
Hear from President Michael Lindsay and learn how our new Career Services initiative, Avodah, advances the lives and careers of Gordon College students. 

10:55 a.m.

Fellows Program Overview
Meet the director of the Fellows program of interest to you and learn all about the program.

11:30 a.m.

Student Lunch with a Professor (students only)
Enjoy a complimentary lunch in our dining hall with other admitted students and faculty from the major of interest to you.  

11:30 a.m. 

Parent Lunch 
Enjoy a complimentary lunch with other parents in the Ken Olsen Science Center. 

12:25 p.m.

Interactive Group Activity (students only) 
You'll participate in an evaluative group activity with the Fellows program of interest to you. 

12:25 p.m.

Faculty Panel (parents only)
Learn about Gordon's core curriculum and meet faculty from several different majors.

1:40 p.m.

Residence Hall Tours 
Tour a few different residence halls (on your own).


Student Life Session
Meet students and learn more about opportunities outside the classroom.

2:45 p.m. 

Choose Your Own Adventure (locations provided on your schedule at check-in)
Campus Tour
Tour the Ken Olsen Science Center
Tour the Bennett Center (athletics and recreational sports facility)
Tour the Barrington Center for the Arts
Connect with your Counselor
Visit our bookstore
Visit Student Financial Services to ask general questions

3:30 p.m.

Coffee House
All visiting students and parents are invited to join us for some live music, coffee and fun!