Dr. Raynard S. Kington was appointed president of Grinnell College in August 2010.
The Grinnell College Innovator for Social Justice Prize (the Grinnell Prize) honors individuals who have demonstrated leadership in their fields and who show creativity, commitment, and extraordinary accomplishment in effecting positive social change. Each prize carries an award of $100,000, half to the winning individual(s) and half to their organization.
Your safety and the security of all on-campus property and programs is the focus of Grinnell’s Office of Campus Safety and Security. The security staff complements Grinnell’s philosophy of self-governance and personal responsibility by working with students, faculty members, and others to prevent safety issues and provide a safe campus environment in which to live, learn, and work.
Open seven days a week, 11 am - 5 pm
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 Marketplace Dining Hall and The Spencer Grill, both located in the Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center, provide for the campus’ dining and nutritional needs. The award-winning Marketplace offers a diverse menu to students and campus community members and guests, while The Grill serves a variety of beverages, fresh bakery, and other snacks and made-to-order items.