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The Jesse Macy House at 1205 Park Street opened in spring 2008— a newly renovated home for many of the College's distinguished programs. The house brings together programs that regularly enrich the lives of Grinnellians by bringing special speakers and performers to campus,...

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"Grinnell put us together. This is the meeting place," says Serbian Kristina Duric '13. She and Californian Cynthia Amezcua '14 talk about international friendships, the global Grinnell family, and living abroad. Meet Grinnell in a minute and a half, then go deeper with our...

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Your Academic Adviser Since your program choice should be connected to your academic interests and four-year plan, you should start by talking with your academic adviser. Your adviser can help you decide whether studying off campus would be beneficial and may have suggestions...
OCS Application Forms are available from the Off-Campus Study Office or via the links below. OCS Application and Instructions Waiver Form Only: One-Semester Program Waiver Form Only: Two-Semester Program On-line Part of Application  Grinnell-in-London and Grinnell-in-Washington...
Austria: IES - Vienna - Music The IES Vienna Program is especially recommended for music performance majors and talented instrumentalists and vocalists who have taken at least two semesters of college-level German. Music students may audition for master classes and individual...
Australia Melbourne - University of Melbourne University of Melbourne, Australia - Arcadia University College of Global Studies Why study at the University of Melbourne?     Top-twenty world ranking in one of Australia’s largest and most diverse cities     Opportunity for study...
Belgium: Leuven - Program in European Culture and Society Primarily for philosophy students or those who wish to work on advanced projects in the social sciences, the Program in European Culture and Society operates in cooperation with the Institute of Philosophy at the...
What is Off-Campus Study? Each year, Grinnell students are accepted into a wide range of off-campus study programs both abroad and elsewhere in the United States. They study abroad throughout the world: Asia, Australia, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and various...
India: Delhi - IES Institute for the International Education of Students in Delhi, India focuses on contemporary India in its cultural and historical context and offering an extremely wide  range of possible coursework, including university courses with Indian students. Location...
People's Republic of China Beijing - American University in Beijing Beijing – American University Abroad Why study on the American University program in Beijing? Wide range of courses taught in English and moderately intensive study of Chinese Broad variety of Internships...
Multiple Countries Krakow, Prague, Berlin, Istanbul, Amsterdam, and Utrecht - Comparative Women's and Gender Studies in Europe Comparative Gender and Women’s Studies in Europe Why study GWSS in Europe? Explore critical issues facing women and LGBTQ communities across Europe...
Grinnell-in-London currently offers up to fifteen slots for internships, up to three in the British parliament and up to twelve at-large. Because the number of students in our program who can serve as interns is regulated by the UK Border Agency, selection of students for...
Argentina Buenos Aires - Council on International Educational Exchange Council on International Educational Exchange: Liberal Arts in Buenos Aires Why study in Buenos Aires? one of Latin America’s more important economies and democracies in a global city with a rich history of...
Egypt Cairo - American University in Cairo American University In Cairo Why study in Egypt? Oldest and most populous Arab nation in the Middle East Intensive study of Modern Standard Arabic and Egyptian Colloquial Arabic Comprehensive university with courses available in all...
United States Atlanta - Morehouse College Morehouse College is the nation's only historically black, all-male, four-year, liberal arts college, founded in 1867. The college's mission is to provide a comprehensive academic, social and spiritual experience that prepares its...
  Students planning to study off-campus during Spring 2015: Spring 2015 OCS Students by Name Spring 2015 OCS Students by Country   Students who studied off-campus Fall 2014: Fall 2014 OCS Students by Name Fall 2014 OCS Students by Country Students who studied off-campus during...
OCS Financial Aid Information - May 2014 2013-14 Estimated Cost Information for Families (Excel File) 2013-14 Estimated Cost Information for Families (pdf file) Supplement to the Cost Information for Families Spreadsheet Off-Campus Tuition And Fees 2014-2015 Students approved...
Nearly 60 percent of Grinnell students spend a semester or year on a wide range of carefully selected offcampus study programs in the U.S. and abroad. Whatever your interests, you can broaden and deepen your education by using Grinnell as your portal to the world. Grinnell...
South Africa: Cape Town - Institute for the International Education of Students (IES) Why study in South Africa? opportunity to live in a highly diverse African nation undergoing profound social and economic changes while studying in a city faced with extremes of wealth and...
Africa - Sub-saharan Asia - East Asia - South Australia and New Zealand Europe Latin America and the Caribbean Middle East and North Africa North America
ACM Programs The academic standards and curricula of ACM Programs are rooted in the liberal arts. They emphasize the interdisciplinary educational approach, intimacy of small classes, focus on independent research, and discussion-based learning that characterize liberal arts...
India Delhi - Institute for the International Education of Students (IES) Institute for the International Education of Students (IES) in Delhi Why study in Delhi, India? Capital of world’s largest democracy, rapidly developing economy Intensive study of Hindi language and Indian...
Applying to Study Off Campus Step One Application for Grinnell College Approval to Study Off-Campus in 2015-16 To obtain approval to apply to your first- or second-choice program Due: Monday, December 8, 2014. Approval notification: February 23, 2015 Application available from...

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"Grinnell put us together. This is the meeting place," says Serbian Kristina Duric '13. She and Californian Cynthia Amezcua '14 talk about international friendships, the global Grinnell family, and living abroad.
Life-changing experiences await Grinnellians who study abroad or off-campus—made possible through a wealth of fellowships, internships, and programs.   So what is it like to study abroad? How does what you learn — in diverse cultures thousands of miles away — affect you and...
  Two Grinnell College students are pursuing long-standing passions while studying abroad, thanks to scholarships from the Gilman Foundation. Rachel Van Court ’15 … has been active in sustainability issues, volunteering for Oxfam, coordinating the College’s Food House and the...
Carmen Nelsen ’14 and Jeremy Wiles ’15 joined sixteen other students to share their experiences studying off-campus, and how important off-campus study is to them. At the Associated Colleges of the Midwest’s (ACM) sixth annual Student Symposium, the students gave individual...
Two Grinnell College students will have an opportunity to pursue longstanding interests while studying abroad, thanks to scholarships from the Gilman Foundation. Jordan Meyers '15  Meyers, a third year from McMinnville, Ore., is spending summer and fall at Beijing Foreign...

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Nearly 60 percent of Grinnell students participate in off-campus study. Whatever your interests, you can deepen and expand your education by studying in a variety of countries, including our program in England, Grinnell-in-London, or U.S. locations, such as Grinnell-in-...