Important Notice for International Students: If you receive information from the College Board’s IDOC Service instructing you to submit wage or tax documents to them, please disregard that notice. Grinnell College does not require you to submit these items to IDOC.

Priority Deadlines

Early Decision I

November 15

Early Decision II

January 1

Regular Decision

January 15


Complete the steps below to apply for need-based financial aid:

Step 1 — Complete the CSS Profile online; Grinnell College’s code is 6252.

Step 2 — Complete the Certification of Finances and submit directly to the Grinnell College Office of Admission by fax (1-641-269-4800) or as an attachment sent to intladmission[at]grinnell[dot]edu. All international applicants, regardless of need status, must submit the Certification of Finances.

What’s next?

Admitted students who have met the priority deadline will receive a notice of financial aid eligibility with the admission decision.