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Grinnell College

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Grinnell College is a small (under 5,000 students) private, not for profit, 4 year or above school located in the Plains States a short distance from a small town. The highest degree offered is a Bachelor's degree and the school is exclusively four year undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Grinnell College include: Biology/Biological Sciences, General with 36 Bachelors awards; Economics, General with 34 Bachelors awards; Sociology with 33 Bachelors awards; Political Science and Government, General with 33 Bachelors awards; English Language and Literature, General with 31 Bachelors awards;. Grinnell College is located at 1121 Park Street in Grinnell, IA 50112.

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Grinnell College Facts


Grinnell College is located at 1121 Park Street in Grinnell, IA 50112

Total Applicants: 4,554
Percent Admitted: 32%
Dorm Capacity: 1,340
Graduation Rate: 88%
Retention Rate: 93%
Undergrads Under 18: 3%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 96%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 1%

Grinnell College telephone number: (641) 269-4000

Grinnell College is also known as Grinnell

The highest degree offered is: Bachelor's degree


Grinnell College Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $41,004
Total Cost In State: $53,318
Total Cost Out of State: $53,318


Admissions stats for Grinnell College

Your chance of admission? Grinnell College accepts 32% of applicants so your chances are pretty good.

Student Demographics at Grinnell College
Grinnell College Demographics
Totals: 438
     Males: 196 (45% of total)
     Females: 242 (55% of total)
Asians: 21
     Asian Males: 11 (3% of total)
     Asian Females: 10 (2% of total)
Blacks: 15
     Black Males: 7 (2% of total)
     Black Females: 8 (2% of total)
Hispanics: 34
     Hispanic Males: 13 (3% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 21 (5% of total)
Native Americans: 2
     Native American Males: 1 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 1 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 19
     Mixed Race Males: 9 (2% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 10 (2% of total)
Whites: 277
     White Males: 122 (28% of total)
     White Females: 155 (35% of total)
Foreign Students: 48
     Foreign Males: 21 (5% of total)
     Foreign Females: 27 (6% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Grinnell College
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(36 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(34 Bachelors degrees)
Sociology
(33 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(33 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(31 Bachelors degrees)
Anthropology
(30 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(26 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(25 Bachelors degrees)
Mathematics, General
(20 Bachelors degrees)
Biochemistry
(20 Bachelors degrees)
Chemistry, General
(18 Bachelors degrees)
Physics, General
(17 Bachelors degrees)
Philosophy
(17 Bachelors degrees)
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
(14 Bachelors degrees)
Art/Art Studies, General
(13 Bachelors degrees)
Spanish Language and Literature
(12 Bachelors degrees)
Computer Science
(12 Bachelors degrees)
Spanish Language and Literature
(11 Bachelors degrees)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
(10 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(9 Bachelors degrees)
French Language and Literature
(9 Bachelors degrees)
Music, General
(7 Bachelors degrees)
Mathematics, General
(7 Bachelors degrees)
French Language and Literature
(7 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(6 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(6 Bachelors degrees)
Art/Art Studies, General
(5 Bachelors degrees)
Anthropology
(5 Bachelors degrees)
Physics, General
(5 Bachelors degrees)
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
(5 Bachelors degrees)
Grinnell College Weather
Grinnell College Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 47.90 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 36.09 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 65.76 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 28.99 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 47.62 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 81.36 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 15.51 (mph)
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 Off-Campus Housing Options
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 Large Student Body
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