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Plan Your Schedule with Guidebook

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Introducing Guidebook, the Garnet Weekend app

In coordination with campus-wide sustainability efforts, we are providing the Garnet Weekend Guide through a mobile app, "Guidebook." Guidebook can be downloaded to your tablet or smartphone and can also be accessed from a desktop or mobile browser. The full schedule of events, College facility hours, important phone numbers, and much more is available on Guidebook. You can plan your weekend with a personalized schedule, receive important updates, and more from the palm of your hand. We strongly encourage you to download the mobile guide to enhance your experience.

What is Guidebook?

Guidebook is a mobile app that allows you to download the entire Garnet Weekend program to your smartphone or tablet. You may also access the Guide through a desktop or mobile browser.

Is Guidebook compatible with my device?

The Guidebook app is compatible with iPhones, iPads, iPod Touches and Android devices. Windows Phone 7 and Blackberry users can access the same information via the Guidebook mobile-ready website. If you do not have a smartphone or tablet, you can view “Guidebook” on a desktop at

How do I get the Garnet Weekend Guide?

The easiest way to download the Guide to your mobile phone is to visit , click "Download the guide," and enter your phone number. Guidebook will text you a link and walk you through the steps of downloading the “Guidebook” app from the Apple App Store or the Android Marketplace. You can also visit from your phone or tablet's browser, then search for “Garnet Weekend 2019 | Swarthmore College” to download our guide. 

Why should I download Guidebook?

  • View the most up-to-date schedule of events, save the events you don't want to miss to your personal schedule, and even add a reminder so you don't lose track of time
  • In the event of severe weather, receive push notifications about rain locations or cancelations
  • Keep important information, including phone numbers and campus dining hours, at your fingertips