First Year Students
New Student Checklist
... before you get here
  1. Periodically check your new George Fox email account at
  2. Be sure to accept/decline your financial aid on your MyGFU account under "Student Center"
  3. Check your to-do list in your MyGFU "Student Center" throughout the summer.
  4. Be sure to fill out all pertinent University Forms. You can find this link on the home page of your MyGFU account.
  5. Send your final high school transcript to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions using this form.

There are so many wonderful things in store for you as you make plans to attend George Fox this fall. Welcome Weekend is an essential part of your introduction to the campus community, so make plans now to attend this event beginning Thursday, Aug. 23.

Orientation Schedule

Activities to help you meet other new students, workshops to help you understand more about life at Fox, tips for this transition, and some all-around good times are in the works for you!

In the meantime, the Welcome Weekend schedule of activities and events has been posted. Check out the New Student Resources links to find out more about what to bring to campus, area and campus resources, Welcome Weekend activities, and important ways to get connected on campus!

Bruin Adventure sign-ups are now open. Join the fun for the biggest event of Welcome Weekend! Click here to be sent to the registration page.

If you have any questions, contact us at or 503-554-2310.