Grinnell College is one of a group of eight highly selective, nationally recognized liberal arts colleges known as Eight of the Best.

  • Claremont McKenna College
  • Colorado College
  • Connecticut College
  • Grinnell College
  • Haverford College
  • Kenyon College
  • Macalester College
  • Sarah Lawrence College

The Deans of Admission of these Eight of the Best colleges invite you and your family to a reception held in select cities in the United States every spring and fall. Each college has something distinctive to offer. As a group, they place great value on student-faculty interaction, small classes, and challenging curricula. These colleges send a high percentage of graduates on to graduate and professional schools, and count among their alumnae/i leaders in virtually every field. This free program includes presentations on admission, financial aid, and each of the eight colleges. There is also ample opportunity to ask questions.

Spring 2017 Tour Locations

To register and learn more, please visit Eight of the Best Colleges

Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 3:30 p.m.
Boston Marriot Burlington
One Burlington Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01803
Monday, May 22, 2017 at 7 p.m.
Westchester Marriott
670 White Plains Road
Tarrytown, NY 10591
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 7 p.m.
New York Hilton Midtown
1335 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 7 p.m.
Cleveland Marriott East
26300 Harvard Road
Warrensville Heights, OH 44122
Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 7 p.m.
Doubletree Hotel North Shore
9599 Skokie Boulevard
Skokie, IL 60077