The Office of Community Enhancement and Engagement supports the College’s core mission by helping our hometown to become an even stronger place to live, work, and study.  Serving as a liaison between Grinnell College and the surrounding community, the office administers the College’s gifts and grants, and actively facilitates other town/gown connections to enhance the experience and vitality of life in Grinnell.


Curricular and extracurricular connections flourish between Grinnell College and local retirement community.

Grinnell College's third annual Summerfest — a free, daylong celebration of learning, discovery, and entertainment for all ages — will take place on campus from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 17.