The Office of Communications facilitates all of the College’s internal and external communications. This includes helping faculty and staff members and students publicize events; creating publications such as brochures, newsletters, and invitations; providing photography; and working with the news media. The communications team also produces The Grinnell Magazine quarterly and manages content on the Grinnell College website.
Crady Mail Services is the hub for student, department, and internal campus mail. Here you can send and receive packages and letters (both intra-campus and off campus), purchase stamps, and recycle packaging.
Located on the second floor of the Alumni Recitation Hall, you can use the audio-visual center’s many multimedia tools, including equipment and materials for media conversion and production. Need to watch a film for a class?
ITS supports student, faculty, and staff information technology needs. Grinnell’s versatile ITS staff supports campus computing, network, and phone systems; collaborates with faculty to apply information technology to teaching, research, and scholarship; and works with administrative offices to plan and implement efficient process and information systems.
Grinnell College hosts hundreds of events annually, from speakers and musical performances to weddings and conferences. Whether you’re on campus or off campus, we can help you plan your event. We are a one-stop shop for reserving space; requesting room layouts, equipment, and food; and pretty much everything else you need to plan an event.
From coffee get-togethers to formal receptions, Grinnell’s award-winning catering staff serves the campus with the highest quality food and service. Our creative, expert culinary team offers an array of menu options for lunch, dinner, buffets, and more. Order for your event today.
The mission of Facilities Management is to provide and maintain physical facilities which meet the current and future needs of the Grinnell College community, in support of the overall mission of the College. Facilities Management supervises all construction projects; provides maintenance and custodial services on all facilities and oversees the campus heating, cooling, water and electrical systems; provides environmental and safety compliance; and also manages rental property, carpool, keys, and grounds, including set-ups.
The Office of College Services coordinates and supports the activities of the College’s dining and catering services, mail services, campus copy services, information technology services, the College Bookstore, facilities management, and conference operations and events. It assists other College departments with strategic planning, marketing, communications, and other operational functions and produces The Laurel Leaf newsletter for Grinnell faculty and staff.
Grinnell College promotes the full inclusion of individuals with disabilities as part of our commitment to creating a diverse, multicultural campus community. It is the policy of Grinnell to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and all other applicable federal and state laws that prohibit discrimination on the basis of disability. The College provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.