Fall 2017 Grizzly Days Activities

Grizzly Days welcomes you to a new semester! Join the fun to learn more about campus, meet other students, and grab some great food and giveaways at these exciting events. This multi-day event runs from Monday, August 14 to Friday, August 25 for GGC students and their guests. Students will be required to show their Claw Cards to attend Grizzly Days events. For more information, visit the Office of Student Involvement (Student Center, E-3120) or log onto Get Involved.

Monday, Aug. 14

8:30 p.m. 
Intramural Field
Kick your semester off with a movie under the stars with a few of your favorite Grizzlies.


Tuesday, Aug. 15

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Kaufman Library 
Meet the Kaufman Library staff and spin the wheel to win big!

12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Student Center Plaza
The Office of Internationalization will be serving hot dogs with toppings from around the world. Stop by and build your own creation

  • Community Engagement and Service Learning Programs Meet and Greet

2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Building C - Room G303
The Office of Internationalization will be serving hot dogs with toppings from around the world. Stop by and build your own creation

2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Student Center - LVIS
Learn the tools and tips to help you be successful. 


Wednesday, Aug. 16

9 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Student Center - RSO Lounge
Meet with student leaders over breakfast and learn more about opportunities to get involved.  

4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Building C – CISCO Auditorium
This is a Grizzly Days event designed to promote and educate safe social/sexual behaviors.


Thursday, Aug. 17

12:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Student Center, Second Floor Lounge
Get the scoop on financial aid resources available to you at every stage of your undergraduate career. 

2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Student Center, LVIS
The event is designed to introduce new and continuing student participants to the GGC campus, and the School of Transitional Studies. 

11a.m. – Midnight
Student Center, Level One Game Room
Game all day with your favorite Grizzlies!

6p.m. 
Soccer Complex
Cheer on the Grizzlies!


Friday, Aug. 18

  • VIP Shopping Day
    10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
    GGC Bookstore

  • Clawnival

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Building H Plaza
Enjoy games, food and fun before March through the Arch begins.

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
GGC Lawn
During this traditional event, all new first-year and transfer students will walk through the Arch of Knowledge, symbolizing their entrance into the community of learners at Georgia Gwinnett College.

7:30 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Intramural Field 
Light the night with all your favorite Grizzlies. 

11 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Wellness and Recreation Center (Building F)
Its the biggest game of the season! 


Monday, Aug. 21

7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Residence Life Building 3000 Parking Lot
Learn how to have a rich on-campus experience no matter where you live!


Tuesday, Aug. 22

2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Student Center, LVIS
Come out and see what getting involved at GGC is all about!


Wednesday, Aug. 23

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Student Center, LVIS
Join the Career Development and Advising Center at the Part-time Job Fair. This is open to all GGC students. All students must come professionally dressed. 


Thursday, Aug. 24

12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Student Center - LVIS

12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Student Center, LVIS
The School of Transitional Studies presents an fun and informative event for first-generation college students.

7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Student Center, LVIS
Roll, bounce and skate with your fellow Grizzlies!


Friday, Aug. 25

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Student Center, LVIS
Learn how you can get involved in the global community at GGC. 

8 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Intramural Field
Flag football with your favorite Grizzlies!