Meal Plan Selection – Fall 2010 – Deadline on Friday

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

All undergraduate students are required to select a meal plan through their MYGFU account.

The meal plan selection form is found in UNIVERSITY FORMS.

More information about meal plans can be found on the Meal Plan Options website:

Students are required to select a meal plan by Wednesday, August 25, 2010.

The deadline for making any changes to your meal plan is Friday, September 10, 2010 at 5 p.m. This is the last day to add or drop classes as well.

No reduction in meal plan selections will be allowed after this date, however, you may be able to add a meal plan.

Please contact Jere Witherspoon ( in the student life office if you have any questions.

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) is taking appointments

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

Whether you want to improve your writing, brainstorm for an upcoming assignment, or meet regularly for academic coaching, ARC consultants are available to support you in your academic pursuits.

The ARC is open Monday through Thursday from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. and from noon to 4 p.m. on Fridays.  To schedule an appointment, email, call 503-554-2327, or stop by the ARC in the Special Collections room on the second floor of the library.

Symphonic Band

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

This is an open invitation to all wind instrument players who have prior band experience.  We would love to have you come and join us in the George Fox Symphonic Band.  This is a wonderful ensemble. Please come and check us out. We especially have a need for clarinetists. If you have an interest, please contact me via e-mail at

New section of Bible Survey added

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

Attention incoming freshmen! We have a new section of Bible 100 (Bible Survey) that just opened MWF from 1:40-2:45 p.m. This is a great option taught by Brian Bews, a George Fox Evangelical Seminary graduate. If you still need to find a Bible section, check it out! First session meets Wednesday, Sept. 1.

Art Class Opportunities

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

There are still openings available for two art classes which require no prerequisites.  Sculpture ARTS 221A and Printmaking ARTS 231A each meet TU/TH 1:20-4:00pm.  Register now for a fun and rewarding experience!

Career Courses

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

“Engage in Career Services, Envision Your Best Future.”  We have plenty of space remaining for those of you needing a credit in your schedule fall or spring in order to focus on managing your career plan while in college.  GEED 214 will help you select a major, GEED 216 will help you locate an internship and GEED 218 will help you find employment in a competitive market.  Register under General Education in Mygfu.  Don’t leave college without this important training.  Check for more information or contact us at or x. 2330.

Returning Students: Mail Services has stopped Summer Forwarding

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

Returning Students:  Mail Services has stopped Summer Forwarding.  Your mail is going into your campus mailboxes – and we will hold your packages until you arrive on Campus.  Please be prompt in picking them up. Mail Services will be open for Package pick-up on Saturday, August 28th; 10:00am – 4:00 pm  Thank You and Welcome back!!!  Mail Services