Student Life Sessions

Living in a COVID World

Friday, Aug. 21, 7 p.m.

For discussion...

What are ways that you practice self-awareness?

What do you anticipate being the hardest for you in regards to being in community at GFU while observing physical distancing, wearing a face covering and limiting travel? Why?

What concerns do you have related to COVID-19?

Think about what brought you to George Fox, what are things you are hopeful for this semester?

Community Values and Expectations

Saturday, Aug. 22, 10 a.m.

For discussion...

What are your hopes and dreams for this year as you join the George Fox community?

What questions do you have about the lifestyle statement and community values?

Are there questions about George Fox’s alcohol policy?

Do you have any remaining questions about what college will look like in the midst of Covid?

How do you see yourself “moving beyond Z” as you think about your experience at George Fox? (reference to Dr. Seuss’s book “On Beyond Zebra” in the video)

Living in a Diverse Community

Saturday, Aug. 22, 10:30 a.m.

For discussion...

What feels scary about engaging in diversity? What do you need to lead courageously (despite fear)?

Do you tend to focus more on intent or impact? What would it look like to hold those in tension?

What is a learning edge for you? What are tangible actions you can take to grow in those areas?

Living in a Christ-Centered Community

Saturday, Aug. 22, 2 p.m.

For discussion...

What about the required Chapel experience is intriguing to you?

What questions do you have about the required Chapel experience?

What kind of worship experiences are the most comfortable for you?

What kind of worship experiences are the least comfortable for you?

Campus Safety

Saturday, Aug. 22, 3 p.m.

Physical and Mental Wellness

Saturday, Aug. 22, 3:15 p.m.

All Campus Worship

Saturday, Aug. 22, 8:00 p.m.

Download the app iAttended to track all spiritual life attendance requirements, create your account using your George Fox email account, and then press the “Enter Code” button. In the pop-up box, enter the code C358.

If you encounter problems, or have any questions, please email

Academic Success at George Fox University: A Video Panel with Your Professors

Sunday, Aug. 23, 7 p.m.