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Pre-arrival Checklist

Don’t let the paperwork hold up the party!
You're a Fighting Scot now! However, there are a few administrative details to address to prepare for Welcome Week and your first semester. Complete each task by the end of the month listed below and as always, don't hesitate to with any questions. 



Tasks on GC 101:

  • Course Preference Form: start the course registration process 


  • Make travel arrangements to Gordon
  • Request your official transcripts from high schools and college
  • Choose a financial plan with Student Financial Services

Tasks on GC 101:

  • Complete fire safety training for residence hall confirmation
  • Foreign Language Placement: decide if you need to take the placement test


  • Complete your profile on Gordon's online career and recruitment center, Handshake
  • Set up an online account with Gordon College Bookstore 
  • Pack and travel to Gordon for Welcome Week
  • Make holiday/end-of-semester travel arrangements home (must be after your last final exam)