Types of Aid

You’re investing in your future. We’re investing in you.

If you’re a Grinnellian, we want you here. Grinnell will support you with a financial aid package that includes scholarships, grants, and campus jobs — and no loans — to help you better afford your education. This means that Grinnell will meet 100% of your demonstrated need without expecting you to take on student debt. Graduating debt-free will allow you to take your next steps after graduation without the burdens and limitations that student debt can bring.

Scholarships and Grants
Discover more about Grinnell’s significant grant and scholarship resources, federal and state aid, and outside scholarships.

Learn more about Grinnell’s monthly payment plan and loans. Although Grinnell does not use loans to meet your need, financing options are available.

Student Employment
Explore student employment at Grinnell. All students, including those who do not receive financial aid, can work on campus.

Veterans Benefits
Learn more about eligibility for education benefits through numerous GI Bill® programs.

* GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website.

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