Spring Into Guilford


Congratulations on your admission to Guilford College!

You and your family are invited to join us for Spring Into Guilford (SIG), an overnight, two-day event for admitted students, from Sunday, March 22, to Monday, March 23, 2020. Accommodations for students are included.

SIG is an immersive experience designed to fully introduce you to life at Guilford. And it's a fantastic opportunity to learn more about the Guilford Edge and where it will take you next fall!

Highlights include:

  • Meeting faculty, staff, and current students, plus your future classmates
  • Touring academic programs by attending classes
  • Uncovering your passion by exploring the student clubs and organizations fair
  • Getting answers to your questions about financial aid
  • A Sunday evening reception for parents and families
Plus, students who submit their deposit by Friday, March 20, will have the opportunity to register for housing!

Submit your deposit today — online, by phone at 336.316.2100, or send a check or money order made payable to Guilford College to: Guilford College, Office of Admission, 5800 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro, NC 27410.

If you're requesting the option to spend the night on campus, please also print, complete, and return this Overnight Liability Form to the Office of Admission at your earliest convenience.

Questions? Contact admission@guilford.edu or call 336.316.2100.

To RSVP, please complete this form.


Additional Information

Travel to Guilford

If you and your family plan to fly, there are three airports commonly used:

  • Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO), 10 minutes from campus
  • Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU), 1 hour and 15 minutes from campus
  • Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT), 1 hour and 30 minutes from campus

Find more helpful travel information on the Visit page.

Shuttle Service

A shuttle service will be provided for students traveling to Spring Into Guilford without a parent or guardian. For plane travel, the shuttle will only pick up from and deliver to Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) and Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU). For Amtrak train or Greyhound bus travel, the shuttle will pick up from and deliver to J. Douglas Galyon Depot (GRO).

Sunday, March 22, 2020

1:15 p.m. – Shuttle from RDU to Guilford College
Flights must land no later than 12:30 p.m.

2:45 p.m. – Shuttle from GSO to Guilford College
Flights must land no later than 2:15 p.m.

2:45 p.m. – Shuttle from GRO to Guilford College
Trains/Buses must arrive no later than 2:15 p.m.

Monday, March 23, 2020

12:30 p.m. – Shuttle from Guilford College (New Garden Hall) to GSO
Shuttle will arrive to GSO no later than 1:00 p.m.

12:30 p.m. – Shuttle from Guilford College (New Garden Hall) to GRO
Shuttle will arrive to GRO no later than 1:00 p.m.

1:30 p.m. – Shuttle from Guilford College (New Garden Hall) to RDU
Shuttle will arrive to RDU no later than 3:00 p.m.

2:30 p.m. – Shuttle from Guilford College (New Garden Hall) to GSO
Shuttle will arrive to GSO no later than 3:00 p.m.

2:30 p.m. – Shuttle from Guilford College (New Garden Hall) to GRO
Shuttle will arrive to GRO no later than 3:00 p.m.

To reserve shuttle space, please contact Sheila Siler at silersr@guilford.edu. Please book flights, trains, and buses according to available shuttle times. Once reservations are finalized, please send flight, train, and bus information and student mobile phone number to Sheila. Final shuttle confirmations will be sent prior to the event in March. If you have any questions, please contact Sheila at 336.316.2443
 

Local Accommodations

March brings a lot of excitement to the Greensboro community! Due to several large-scale events during the weekend of March 21, we encourage you and your friends and families to book hotel rooms early to be sure accommodations are available to you. The following is a list of lodging options to consider as you plan your travel.

Due to the national basketball tournament, Guilford rates may or may not be available at the following hotels. Feel free to mention Guilford College when you inquire, and please make your reservations as soon as possible.