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Analytic Support and Institutional Research

Analytic Support & Institutional Research fosters institution-wide awareness by providing research and analysis services. The office is responsible for collecting, maintaining, and disseminating data, organizing and presenting research results, and developing models to inform policy and allocate resources. Activities of the office include but are not limited to student and faculty demography, recruitment and retention, enrollment trends and forecasting, resource utilization, and student learning outcomes.

Community Enhancement and Engagement

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.

Grinnell Prize

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.

Campus Safety and Security

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.

Mail Services

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.

Information Technology Services

Academic Resource CentersITS 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.

Conference Operations and Events

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.