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Navigating this global pandemic has pushed our University to try new things and learn from our mistakes. This Spring, we are taking what we have learned from the fall to welcome you back with COVID-19 safe events during Weeks of Welcome. Getting you connected and building a sense of BELONGING is what BGSU does best, and we hope you will join us throughout the Spring Semester as we look to a bright 2021.

We have developed this page to help you find the most important resources and information as you prepare for the spring semester. 


COVID-19 Safety – It is important for you to stay up to date with BGSU COVID-19 protocols over break.
Class Scheduling – The Registration Checklist is a great resource.
Contact Your Advisor – Have questions about your schedule or your return to BGSU?
2021-22 Housing Application – Start planning your housing for next year. Applications are now open.
2021 FAFSA – You need to fill out your FAFSA every year. 
Office of the Bursar – Have a question about your student bill? Reach out to the Bursar.

It's OK
not to be OK

Need to talk? We are available even during break.
BGSU Counseling Center | 419-372-2081



Making friends in a COVID era can be difficult. To help, we have created a system to match you with a virtual roommate. Fill out this form to get matched with another student here at BGSU.



During break, it is easy to start feeling out of touch with campus life. That's why we have scheduled four unique live discussions that will be hosted on our BGSU Facebook Page. These discussions will be hosted by our Life Design Coaches and will feature authentic dialog, a chance for you to ask questions and connect with other students virtually. After each event, we will update this page with links to the recorded sessions so you can use it as a resource in the future. 

Life Design Live Events

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During the fall semester, we hosted virtual and in-person events so you could have many opportunities to remain engaged. We learned what works, and we are planning to improve the quality of our spring events and experiences, especially in person, in a safe and small group format. 

We encourage you to stay engaged. Whether it’s a focus on health and wellness, your career, what you are passionate about, or connections with other students or faculty and staff, this next spring is yours to harness.

Featured Events

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Bowen-Thompson Quadrangle | Jan. 11-15, 2021 | Outdoor In-Person Activities
The Bowen-Thompson Quadrangle becomes a Winter Wonderland to celebrate the start of the spring semester. Every evening, you can hang out with your friends, meet new people and have fun at a safe physical distance.


  • Heated tents and chairs to chill in
  • Free hot chocolate each day (while supplies last)
  • When the sun sets, stroll through the twinkling lights across the quad and take a selfie in front of University Hall – which will be lit up orange for the celebration!

Upcoming Events:

To our guests with disabilities, please indicate if you need special services, assistance or appropriate modifications to fully participate in this event by contacting Accessibility Services at or 419-372-8495. Please notify us prior to the event.

All dates and events are subject to change due to COVID-19 safety precautions and weather. Do not attend any in-person events if you are displaying COVID-19 related symptoms or have come in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.


Volunteer in the community | Dress up for falcon fridays | Work On Campus | Attend a cultural event | Leave a Legacy through leadership | Join a hall council or student government | Attend a sporting event | Go to a play, musical, or concert | Play an intramural sport or club sport | Join a student organization, fraternity or sorority

See It.
Hear It.
Report It.

Misconduct occurring on or off campus, Sexual assault or sexual harassment or, a behavior of concern you would like to bring to the attention of the Office of the Dean of Students.


Campus Activities:
301 Bowen-Thompson Student Union
Phone: 419-372-2343
Fax: 419-372-0455