GWC students prepare for Finals Week with help of campus community

As the end of the semester approaches, GWC students are preparing for final exams. Since finals can be a stressful time on campus, the GWC community is offering several services and activities to help students prepare for Finals Week.


Looking for a place to study?

The Scott Library is a great place to unplug from distractions and focus on studying alone or with a study group. The Scott Library will be open during the following hours for Finals Week:

  • December 4–7  |  9 a.m.–Midnight
  • December 8  |  9 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • December 9  |  11 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • December 10  |  6–10 p.m.
  • December 11–12  |  9 a.m.–Midnight
  • December 13  |  9 a.m.–10 p.m.
  • December 14–15  |  9 a.m.–5 p.m.

The computer labs in Meyer Hall and Beasley Campus Center also have extended hours for students to access computers and printers. The labs will be open daily from 7 a.m.–2 a.m. from December 4–14.


Want extra help?

Students can receive writing assistance and tutoring resources within Scott Library. If you would like additional assistance, email


Need a study break?

Events and activities taking place on campus the week prior to finals include:

  • Final Stretch Kickoff  |  December 4, 11:45 a.m.–12:30 p.m., Beasley Campus Center
  • Stress Relief and Study Breaks  |  December 4–15, Beasley Campus Center Dining Room
  • Meditation Yoga with Frank Whiting  |  December 6, 6–7 p.m., Emery Lodge
  • Therapy Dog Session  |  December 7, 3–5 p.m., Beasley Campus Center
  • Quiet Study with Penne  |  December 7, 3–5 p.m., Winston Paul Fireplace Lounge
  • Breakfast, Raffle, Secret Santa and Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest  |  December 7, 8–9:30 p.m., Beasley Campus Center