A lot can happen over the course of nearly 150 years, and Grove City College’s rich history reflects that. But some things never change. The principles and values that the College was founded to advance – faithfulness, excellence, community, stewardship, and independence – are the same ones we hold fast to today, and our commitment to providing the best liberal arts and sciences education in the country is as strong now as it was in 1876.
Grove City College has been blessed with principled and purposeful leaders. Find out how our past presidents helped shape our identity.
If not for the Pew family, Grove City College would be a different place than it is today. Learn how the this family’s legacy—J. Howard Pew, especially—is fundamentally tied to who we are.
Curious how it all started? Well, we can do more than just take you back to our founding. Our timeline chronicles important events in Grove City College’s history.