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Launching Your Journey

Academic Planning for New Students

Grinnell’s individually advised curriculum allows you to plan your own course of study while working closely with your faculty adviser to make the most of your liberal arts education. This model reflects Grinnell’s long-honored philosophy of self-governance, in which students make individual choices about their educational experience.

This guide helps you launch your own personalized educational journey. Follow the section navigation on the left to browse.

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