Opportunity for all.
Welcome to a place that thrives on individuality and diverse perspectives. As you explore and begin to find yourself in your own college experience, you'll find your ways of shaping the Grinnell community.
An unlikely place to start an unforgettable journey.
Location is one important aspect of your college decision. Looking at the website is a good start, but we suggest keeping an open mind and making it a point to visit so you can experience the people, culture, and campus firsthand.
For many students, the moment they step on campus is when they know they’ve found the perfect fit. When you visit, you’ll also be able to talk to current students who could be your new peers. Who knows more about a college than the students who are already there?
Grinnell’s location on the Iowa prairie has given rise to generations of extraordinary experts, change-makers, and original thinkers. Come and experience our unique combination of environmental, economic, and political ecosystems — a visit to Grinnell will call into question everything you thought you knew about Iowa.