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Sexual Respect at Grinnell College

Grinnell College expects that all members of the College community – students, faculty, staff, and friends – should be able to pursue their work and education in a safe environment, free from sexual coercion, violence, or intimidation. The College is committed to fostering a safe campus environment where sexual misconduct and violence are unacceptable, and where survivors or those who believe they were harmed by another person are provided support and avenues of redress as appropriate.

Emergency Resources

Emergency Resource Card


Campus Security

641-269-4600

RLC's on Call

641-269-4600

Hospital E.R.

641-236-7511

Student Health and Counseling Services (SHACS)

641-269-3230

Iowa Local Health Center

641-236-2380

Safe Rides

641-269-4600

Crisis Planning

Grinnell College is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for the entire campus community. Because the key to safety and security is being prepared, we have a comprehensive plan in place for organizing, coordinating, and directing available resources toward the management of an emergency.

Wellness

Live Well Grinnell serves students, faculty, and staff through multidimensional wellness programming.  This includes activity classes such as spinning and yoga, preventative interventions such as flu shots, credit courses such as “The Off Campus Kitchen”, fitness center orientations, and alcohol and other drug education.  The Hall Wellness Coordinators (HWCs), peer educators and resources, also are part of the wellness program.  Live Well Grinnell provides a wellness reimbursement program and a biennial blood-screening for faculty and staff.

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.