Interested in Applying at BGSU Firelands?

Interested in attending BGSU Firelands? Have you applied but would like to learn more about our programs or our campus? We are still available! Contact Victoria Kontos, our assistant director of admissions and scholarships, at [email protected] If you haven't applied yet, our application fee is being waived at this time. Visit firelands.bgsu.edu/admissions to get started!

By | March 31st, 2020|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

BGSU temporarily waives GRE and GMAT requirements

BGSU continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic by waiving certain requirements for students considering graduate school. Read the article on what the process entails here.

By | March 31st, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

BGSU and BGSU Firelands Donates PPE

BGSU is answering the call by donating PPE supplies and space to organizations. Check out the article here.

By | March 28th, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Save the Date – BGSU Homecoming

Homecoming week at the Bowling Green State University is a time for all of us to remember how things once were at the University, see what has changed, reflect on all the wonderful memories, see old friends and make new ones. Upon our return to campus, we will take it all in, think about our [...]

By | March 26th, 2020|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Message from BGSU President on Spring Commencement

We continue to share new information related to COVID-19. Today Dr. Rodney K. Rogers - BGSU President has an important update about spring commencement and resources available to students for online learning. View the video here.

By | March 24th, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Emergency Relief for our Falcon Family

BGSU has implemented unprecedented measures in recent days in response to the public health challenge posed by COVID-19. At this time, more than ever, our focus is on our students. COVID-19 has already significantly disrupted the lives of our students on and off campus – creating unexpected housing and food expenses; restricting travel; limiting students’ [...]

By | March 20th, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Updated Extended Learning Information from BGSU Firelands

3/16/20 - Important updates from Dr. Rodney K. Rogers - BGSU President regarding University's response to COVID-19. Read the article here.

By | March 17th, 2020|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Firelands to Offer Extended Learning

Coronavirus update: Upon the recommendation from Gov. Mike DeWine, #BGSU is moving all face-to-face classes toward online and remote learning after Spring Break, March 23-April 6. Classes will continue on both campuses as scheduled through this Friday. More details can be found on our website: bgsu.edu/coronavirus

By | March 13th, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

BGSU Study Abroad programs suspended due to coronavirus.

All BGSU (Main and Firelands Campus) study abroad programs have been suspended. See the details on the BGSU page here.

By | March 10th, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Celebrate Women’s History Month at BGSU Firelands

This month we are honoring the many achievements made by women throughout history. Check out the display at the BGSU Firelands library for reading materials related to Women's History Month.

By | March 6th, 2020|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Progress on the new Resort and Attraction Management Program building

Lots of progress happening in Sandusky at the new home to BGSU's Resort and Attraction Management (RAAM) Program in partnership with Cedar Fair, the parent company of Cedar Point! Learn more about this new bachelor's degree and apply here: https://bit.ly/2kfozNv  

By | March 6th, 2020|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands Celebrates National Women’s Day

BGSU Firelands will be observing International Women's Day today, Thursday, March 5, with the day falling on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Wear purple and show solidarity for women around the globe, today and everyday. https://bit.ly/3cB4gAo

By | March 5th, 2020|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Deadline for Scholarships Approaching

Students! Don't forget to apply for scholarships by this Sunday, March 1! Details and information here.

By | February 28th, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Vintage Brochure from Eldercollege

Check out this brochure that one of our Eldercollege members shared with us from February 1971! This brochure is what was given out to the community about our faculty and staff. It features James McBride (Theatre and Arboretum are named after), Charles Stocker (first director of Budget and Operations) and Robert Clasen (Clasen Welcome Center [...]

By | February 28th, 2020|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Broadway star to speak at BGSU Firelands

Get the details on the March 11 event on the Sandusky Register article here. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 7pm.

By | February 28th, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Events|0 Comments

BGSU Chemistry Department, Firelands team up to solve industrial company’s problems

Students enrolled in organic spectroscopy in the Chemistry Department in the College of Arts & Sciences at BGSU and lean manufacturing at BGSU Firelands have come together to solve issues that local manufacturers have with their products and processes. Bowling Green State University Students enrolled in organic spectroscopy in the Chemistry Department in the College of Arts [...]

By | February 25th, 2020|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Great Lakes Region Information Available at BGSU Firelands

Want to learn more about our Great Lakes Region? Stop by the BGSU Firelands library to learn about the vessels, ship wrecks, and ports! This amazing collection is dedicated to collecting, preserving, and making available, historical materials documenting the Great Lakes region and connecting waterways.

By | February 21st, 2020|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Student Art Exhibit at BGSU Firelands

Check out this student art exhibit on the second floor of George Mylander Hall in the middle hallway. Art 1120 students create bone sculptures based on their drawings. #bgsufirelands #bgsu #art

By | February 21st, 2020|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Beyond the Dream at BGSU Firelands

Join Student Engagement, Diversity and Inclusion for "Beyond The Dream” which focuses on the different cultures across campus. From guest speakers and musicians and multiple academic conferences, the series of events provides a variety of opportunities to share in the multicultural experience. For complete event details click here.

By | February 11th, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Chamber Presents One-On-One Business Advising

Schedule an appointment with our business advisers. Together we articulate your desired outcomes form the meeting and our overall engagement. We set milestones and provide expert guidance to help you meet those milestones for your business. Open to entrepreneurs at any stage of development (ideas to established). Hosted by RISE Regional Incubator for Sustainability and [...]

Beyond the Dream Program at BGSU Firelands

Join Student Engagement, Diversity and Inclusion for "Beyond The Dream” which focuses on the different cultures across campus. From guest speakers and musicians and multiple academic conferences, the series of events provides a variety of opportunities to share in the multicultural experience. For complete event details click here.

By | February 6th, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Events|0 Comments

Blood Drive at BGSU Firelands

Join BGSU Firelands and The American Red Cross on Thursday, January 29 from 11-3:30pm in Lot G.

Caryl Crane Youth Theatre at Junior Theater Festival

Congratulations Caryl Crane Youth Theatre Leaving our fourth Junior Theater Festival with the Best In Music Trophy, the Sheridan Giles Scholarship for Technical Theatre for Ryan Humphrey, Outstanding Performance Award for McKenna Stoffer, Broadway All-Stars recognition for Jake Koba and McKenna Stoffer, Dance Audition Finalists Gabe Omlor, Kelsey Swain, Ans Caylin McCormick, and an amazing weekend of [...]

By | January 21st, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

New Orange Line for BGSU Firelands is Now Running

Oh hey there, BGSU Firelands 👋 Our new Orange Line is now running service from Downtown Sandusky to BGSU Firelands via Cleveland Rd. The line runs every hour M-F from 6:30am-10:30pm.

Save the Date and Register Now for the John Sands 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

REGISTER NOW FOR THE JOHN SANDS 3-ON-3 MEMORIAL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT! SPACE IS LIMITED! Tournament date: Saturday April 4, 2020 at 9 a.m. Open to all former BGSU, BGSU Firelands, students, alumni, faculty & staff! Cost is $15.00 for current BGSU students or $20.00 for all others. Registration Deadline: March 4, 2020 Register by contacting Mike [...]

Paul Coleman Paintings at BGSU Firelands

Paul Coleman Paintings in The Little Gallery. Now through January 17 Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 – 5:00. More info about The Little Gallery here.

By | January 7th, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU/Cedar Point Building Breaking Ground in Sandusky

In April, the long anticipated Bowling Green State University/ Cedar Point building, broke ground on the corner of Hancock and Market streets in downtown Sandusky. This summer, we will welcome students to the Resort and Attraction Management Program and watch this unique degree and partnership unfold. Today, we see the 4th floor taking shape. #countdownto2020  

By | January 2nd, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

New Year, New BGSU Firelands

New year, new BGSU Firelands. We’re ringing in the new year with a new version of ourselves, and we want to give you the opportunity to apply for FREE! Rediscover the BGSU Firelands in your backyard, as we shape our community's future with career-ready programs that are affordable, convenient and close to home. Now until [...]

By | January 2nd, 2020|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

Flexible schedule, affordability big draws for BGSU Firelands

BGSU Class of 2019 Success Story: Melanie Myers, a communication major, lands job as PIO for Huron County Public Health. Check out the details of their flexible scheduling on the BGSU page here.

By | December 19th, 2019|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

BGSU to hold commencement Dec. 13, 14

Graduating class includes 1,047 candidates. Check out the article on BGSUs page here.

By | December 10th, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

Tutoring Frenzy at BGSU Firelands

Students! Get the help you need before exam week!

By | December 3rd, 2019|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Opportunities at BGSU Firelands

BGSU Firelands offers endless opportunities no matter what life brings your way. Stay conveniently close to home and receive personalized attention while achieving your academic goals. You will be supported here and wherever you might be headed next. Apply today at firelands.bgsu.edu/apply.  

By | November 21st, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

Caryl Crane’s Disney Christmas concert is coming

Caryl Crane Youth Theatre brings "The Mickey Mouse Club Christmas Concert" back to BGSU Firelands Nov. 21-24. Check out the details on the program on the Sandusky Register here.

By | November 21st, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Events, Local News|0 Comments

Propel Ohio’s 5th Annual College Leadership Summit

Members of our student government attended Propel Ohio's 5th Annual College Leadership Summit at BGSU. The summit connected students with resources in careers in public service, and promoting civic engagement. #bgsu #bgsufirelands

By | November 21st, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands Dr. Weinsier co-authors book

Congratulations to Dr. Philip Weinsier (Professor of Electro-Electromechanical Engineering Technology) who recently co-authored a book entitled "Modern Music-Inspired Optimization Algorithms for Electric Power Systems" with his peers in Iran. Click on the link here for all the details.

By | November 21st, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands visits Ventra

Check out our students in Dr. Michelle Brodke's QS 3550 Introduction to Lean Manufacturing course! These students are working on what is called 5S+ Safety and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) Lean Project at Ventra Sandusky

By | November 12th, 2019|BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands Remembers the Edmund Fitzgerald

The BGSU Firelands library remembers November 10, 1975’s tragic loss of the SS Edmund Fitzgerald. This Great Lakes ore freighter, built in 1957 and early 1958, sank in Lake Superior on this day taking all 29 members of her crew. The library is home to a large collection of Great Lakes literature if you would [...]

By | November 12th, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands Presents Heroes of the Ages – Patriotic Pops Concert

***FREE TICKETS FOR ACTIVE MILITARY & VETERANS*** Call (419) 621-4800 for tickets. Patriotic Pops Concert Sunday, November 17, 2019 4:00pm Sandusky State Theatre Tickets: $37 - $40 each Student tickets: $15 for assigned seats; Free seating in the balcony if tickets are still available. BUY TICKETS ONLINE HERE. Saxton’s Cornet Band will recreate an historically [...]

By | November 12th, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Events, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands announces Sandusky Transit partnership

Check out the NEW fixed transit route from Sandusky to BGSU Firelands! Thanks to the Sandusky Transit for helping our students get to campus! Visit our Facebook here to view the map.

By | October 29th, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

Caryl Crane performers to present Queen musical

Performances will be on October 24 at 7pm and October 26 at 7:30pm in the McBride Auditorium at the BGSU Firelands Campus. Get the details and link for tickets in the Sandusky Register article here.

BGSU Firelands Interprofessional Exercise for Respiratory Care

Check out some pics from October 17's Interprofessional Exercise with the EHOVE/Lorain Occupational Therapy Assistant Program, the Lorain County Community College nursing faculty, and BGSU Firelands Respiratory Care Students in our new Nursing lab facilities. Want to know about these programs visit us or our partner schools here! Or contact the Admissions Office 419-433-5560 Ext. 20607  

BGSU Firelands Students – Know Your Dates!

Students! Make sure you know your date for spring registration! Make an appointment with your advisor in 129 GMH. Winter/Spring Registration Seniors - October 22 Juniors - October 24 Sophomores - October 29 Freshmen - October 30 Open Registration - November 1

By | October 10th, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands Northcoast Pulmonary Seminar

Thanks to everyone who sponsored and attended the Northcoast Pulmonary Seminar on Wednesday, September 25!! A special shout out to our Respiratory Care Students and faculty member Carol Puder for coordinating and hosting this great seminar! #falconproud #bgsufirelands

By | September 26th, 2019|BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

Fisher-Titus donates physio-control monitors to BG Firelands

Thanks to Fisher-Titus for donating physio-control monitors to our Respiratory Care program! Our students, faculty, and staff are truly grateful for our generous partners!   From Fisher-Titus Facebook: Recently, we were proud to donate physio-control monitors to the Respiratory Care Program at Bowling Green State University, Firelands. Students in the program will use these monitors to practice [...]

By | September 16th, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU ranks No. 3 for teaching quality among America’s public universities

Bowling Green State University has again been recognized as one of the best universities in the country for teaching quality by the Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education. Read the BGSU article here.

By | September 16th, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands enrollment increases 9 percent

“The year-over-year growth is the recognition of the value that BGSU Firelands represents — an opportunity to engage a university experience near home, at a fraction of the typical residential experience in the state." Read the rest of the article on the Sandusky Register's site here.

By | September 16th, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands College Night – 9/10

Interested in furthering your education? Attend College Night at BGSU Firelands this Tuesday, Sept. 10. Register and get the details here.

By | September 9th, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Events, Local News|0 Comments

BG Firelands Aca-Falcon Auditions 9/10

When: Tuesday, September 10 from 11:30am - 1pm Where: McBride Auditorium in North Building Prepare 16 measures of any song, or simply just sing "Happy Birthday". If you can't make it, send a short clip of you singing to Jillian Bradley at [email protected]

By | September 5th, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

BG Firelands Falcon Fund Run Coming Up

Don't forget to register for the BGSU Firelands 2019 Falcon Fund Run Race #3 in the Huron 5K Challenge Series! The Falcon Fund Run is a fundraising initiative for scholarships at BGSU Firelands. All proceeds will provide educational opportunities for area students. The race begins at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept 7, 2019. Register online [...]

By | August 29th, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

New scholarship honors BGSU Firelands graduate

Read the Sandusky Register article here.

By | July 31st, 2019|BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

Open Auditions for Caryl Crane Youth Theatre’s Junior Production of Disney’s ALADDIN JR.

Open Auditions for Caryl Crane Youth Theatre’s Junior Production of Disney's ALADDIN JR. Friday, July 26 from 9:00 am - 11:00 am McBride Auditorium BGSU Firelands College Caryl Crane Youth Theatre is holding open auditions for its upcoming production Disney's ALADDIN JR., July 26, 2019, in the McBride Auditorium at BGSU Firelands College. Disney's ALADDIN [...]

Register for BGSU Firelands SOAR Program

Admitted to BGSU Firelands? Registration is open for Student Orientation, Advising and Registration (SOAR)! At SOAR, you will come to campus to meet with your academic advisor, get a Fall 2019 schedule and a student ID card. You can register for SOAR after you set up your MyBGSU account. Call the Academic and Student Services [...]

BGSU Firelands hires director for inclusive program

Check out the details from the Sandusky Register here.

By | July 24th, 2019|BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

Students Recognized at BGSU Firelands

On July 11 at BGSU Firelands Campus, Partners for Prevention of Erie County recognized the two graduated seniors from Students Preventing Abuse & Raising Knowledge (SPARK) youth coalition, Claire Stefano and Taylor Gies for their hard work and dedication to preventing youth substance use in Erie County. Thank you to you both and best of luck for [...]

BGSU Firelands Pit Remodel Almost Completed

Check our Facebook Page for more pictures and information on our remodel.

Fellowship to Provide Support for Research-Based Service Learning

Congratulations to Dr. Subhalakshmi Nagarajan!! Dr. Nagarajan has found a way to combine BGSU Firelands chemistry classes, research, service-learning and community engagement to produce learning that students will not soon forget. Read more about her methods and opportunities for our students! #falconproud #bgsufirelands Check out the article here.  

BGSU Firelands Offering Bachelor of Technical and Applied Studies

Turn that associate's degree into a bachelors's degree! The Bachelor of Technical and Applied Studies is applicable to a variety of fields, including business, government, event planning, human resources and manufacturing. Our students gain skills in communication and critical thinking with an emphasis on small business enterprise. Interested current Firelands students should email Jenn Buening [...]

BGSU Firelands Pit Renovation Begins

The Pit renovation project has officially begun! The main entrance to the area, near the Pit and Café, will be the primary construction access point and will be closed to all pedestrian traffic next week. The project is expected to take two weeks to complete. Be sure to check back for updates as the crew [...]

Register for BGSU Firelands Summer Session

Our second summer session starts on June 24! The third one begins July 8. It's not too late to register! Go to bgsu.edu/summer .

BGSU Firelands Special Advising Events

BGSU Firelands is offering a special advising event for students who wish to get their Fall 2019 class schedule. On Wednesday, June 19, we're offering two sessions to choose from: 9 a.m. or 1 p.m. Each two-hour session will include a group presentation, tour and 20-minute advising session. We will confirm your reservation after you [...]

By | June 18th, 2019|BGSU Firelands, Events, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands Unveils Cedar Fair Resort and Attraction Management Program

Just last month, BGSU unveiled the new Cedar Fair Resort and Attraction Management Program. The major prepares students for a multibillion dollar industry in which Cedar Fair — parent company of Cedar Point — is a widely recognized leader. Coursework, taught by BGSU faculty, will focus in several areas, including revenue management, supply chain management, [...]

BGSU Firelands Recognizes Teaching and Learning Center Staff

Congratulations are truly in order for our Teaching and Learning Center (TLC) staff! Brent Fox and Elaine Tomczyk were recently recognized by the Ohio e-Tutoring Collaborative. Brent was named "Most Valuable Tutor of the Year" and Elaine received an honorable mention! Karen Boyd, Coordinator of the Ohio e-Tutoring Collaborative recognizes Brent's "reliability, professionalism and ability [...]

BGSU Firelands is making chemistry major’s dreams possible

Jayda Jackson serves as mentor, motivational speaker to her peers. Read the BGSU article here.

By | June 3rd, 2019|BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands aids in trafficing awareness

Shout out to our students from the summer CRJU 3951 class! They are out raising awareness about Human Trafficking at Sandusky Bike Week. #falconproud #bgsufirelands #humantraffickingawareness

By | June 3rd, 2019|BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

Mission to Mars

BGSU student majoring in electronics and computer engineering technology in line for NASA career. Falcon Proud! Read the BGSU article here.

By | June 3rd, 2019|BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

Smith brings multiple perspectives to government, community service

Firelands, Bowling Green campuses are special to alumnus working as a congressional staff assistant for U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur. Read the BGSU article here.

By | May 16th, 2019|BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

Justice article wins prize for analysis of Woolson stories

Read the BGSU article here.

BGSU Firelands Announces 2019 Classified Staff Team Award

Congratulations to Deborah Carden, Melanie Didelot and Sharyl Wahl from Academic Career Counseling for being awarded the 2019 Classified Staff Team Award! Read more here.

Second Annual Cardboard Boat Races at BGSU Firelands

Read the Register article here.

BGSU Firelands to freeze tuition and fees

Get all the details here.

Gina DeJesus Shares Abduction Story at BGSU Firelands

What a powerful event. Thank you Gina DeJesus for sharing your courageous story. Read the Sandusky Register article here.

By | May 7th, 2019|BGSU Firelands, Local News|0 Comments

National Nursing Day

Happy #NationalNursingDay! Interested in our nursing program? Click here to learn more.

By | May 7th, 2019|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

BGSU Firelands Celebrates National Teacher Day

We appreciate all of our teachers! Thank you for all you do! #TeacherAppreciationDay

By | May 7th, 2019|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

BGSU, Cedar Fair partner for new degree opportunity

BGSU and Cedar Fair have partnered for a new degree completion program in resort and attraction management beginning in fall 2020. The program will be taught and led by BGSU faculty. The final two years of classes will be taught in downtown Sandusky at a new 78,030-square-foot multipurpose facility.   Check out the rest of [...]

BGSU Firelands to launch new programs

Click here for the Sandusky Register article

By | May 1st, 2019|Announcements, BGSU Firelands|0 Comments

Missing Persons, Amber Alerts, Hope and Resiliency Panel featuring John Majoy, Gina DeJesus, Chris Minek & Sylvia Colon

We invite you to join us for a panel discussion to learn more about Missing Persons, Amber Alerts, Hope and Resiliency on May 1, 2019 from 6:30 - 8:00.  The program panel will include Newburgh Heights Police Chief John Majoy,  Chris Minek from Cuyahoga Emergency Communications System (CECOMS), survivor Gina DeJesus, and her aunt Sylvia [...]

By | May 1st, 2019|BGSU Firelands|0 Comments