Summer Preview

Summer Preview

Grove City College welcomes incoming freshmen students for Summer Preview events on June 19, 22 and 26. The schedule for each day is listed below.

8-8:30 a.m.

Registration: Pew Fine Arts Center
     • Staff available to receive completed documents (Financial Aid, Health forms, etc.)

ID Photo: HAL Atrium

8:30-9:45 a.m.

Welcome: Sarah Gibbs, Director of Admissions; President Paul J. McNulty '80

Student Life and Learning: Larry Hardesty, Vice President for Student Life and Learning

Welcome Week and OB: T. Scott Gordon, Director of Student Activities

Break:  Commuters go to Memorial Room

Residence Life: Jamie Swank, Director of Residence Life

Commuter Life: Zac Northen (and Commuter Advisors)

Academic Policies: Dr. John Inman, Vice President for Enrollment Services and Registrar

10-10:50 a.m.

Academic Conferences by Department: Hall of Arts and Letters (HAL)
     • Please see list of assigned locations in your packet
     • Department representatives will be available until 11:15 a.m.

11-11:30 a.m.

Secondary Education Major Breakout Session: HAL 109
     • Please attend the academic conference that addresses your content area before attending

11:15 a.m.-12 p.m.

     • For Parents Only – “Transition” Ketler Auditorium, Pew Fine Arts Center
     • For Students Only – “Meet Your Class” Student Mixer at Breen Student Union
     • Students who have not yet had their ID Photo taken can do so in the HAL Atrium

12-12:50 p.m.

Lunch: available in Hicks Hall
     • Please feel free to go to any one of the four serving areas upon entering
     • ID Photo – HAL Atrium

1-1:30 p.m.

Chapel and Campus Ministries: Pew Fine Arts Center,  Ketler Auditorium,
     • Dr. Stanley Keehlwetter, Dean of the Chapel
     • Devi Wintrode, Director of Campus Ministries

Academic Support
     • Kathy Leonard,  Director of Campus Advising
     • Amanda McCreadie '04, Enrollment Coordinator

1:40-2:10 p.m.

     • For Students Only Peer Panel Discussion: Pew Recital Hall   
     • For Parents Only – Coffee Reception, Pew Exhibit Area
          Visit the Bookstore or campus offices.

2:20-2:30 p.m.

Student Accounts and Financial Aid: Kris Deemer, Assistant Director of Financial Services; Tom Ball ‘88, Director or Financial Aid

2:35-2:50 p.m.

     • IT Program and Services: Dr. Vincent DiStasi ’88, Vice President and CIO
     • Career Services: Dr. Jim Thrasher ’80, Director of Career Services
     • Closing Prayer: Dr. Stanley Keehlwetter, Dean of the Chapel

3:15-4 p.m.

Individual and Optional Activities:
     • Student Life and Learning: Breen Student Union, 2nd Floor
     • Registrar’s Office: Crawford Hall, Lower Level
     • Student Accounts: Financial Services Office, Crawford Hall, 2nd Floor
     • Financial Aid: Crawford Hall, Lower Level
     • College Bookstore: Breen Student Union, 1st Floor (open until 5 p.m.)
     • Academic Resource Center: Crawford Hall, Lower Level
     • Athletic Coaches (as available): Physical Learning Center
     • Meet with Music Faculty: Pew Fine Arts Center
           Marching Band – Room 106
           Private Lessons – Room 126
           Orchestra – Room 112
           Choir – Room 137
     • Campus Tour: Meet in Pew Fine Arts Center lobby directly following the program
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Campus Organizations

​There are over 130 student clubs and organizations. Special interest groups, faith-based and service organizations, honorary groups, fraternities and sororities are all led by students and supported by faculty and staff advisors.​

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The Collegian

The student newspaper, The Collegian, is owned and published by Grove City College. The paper is published weekly, free of charge, with the purpose of reporting happenings on campus and beyond​.

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Campus Ministries

​At Grove City College, you’re free to pursue your spiritual life as seriously and freely as you want. There are many thriving student ministry groups on campus that will help you to nurture your own spiritual development.​​
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Residence Life

​Over 93 percent of our students live on campus where they become a part of a friendly, close-knit living and learning community.​​

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​The student meal plan at Grove City College consists of three meals a day, seven days a week​.​

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​Chapel services are the common expression of our Christian faith as members of the campus community.​​

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