Grove City College’s location in a small town lends itself to the studious nature of the college, however regional attractions make the area both unique, beneficial and entertaining. Some of these attractions include:
Visitors to Grove City College are welcomed by numerous
dining options both on and off campus.
Grove City College provides a liberal arts education in the classic sense. Education’s first true purpose, and ours, is to provide a well rounded curriculum that helps students see the broad intellectual landscape of ideas, people and events that have shaped, and continue to shape, our world.
Grove City College was the dream and lifelong work of the Ketler and Pew families. In 1876, Grove City College began with 13 students. By the turn of the century, the enrollment had grown to 660 students.
In order to preserve and protect its independence, Grove City College refused federal student beginning in the mid-1980s.
Grove City College is located in Grove City, Pennsylvania, a quaint community of 8,000, just 60 miles north of Pittsburgh.
Grove City College is committed to
academic excellence and is fully accredited by the Middle States Commission on
Higher Education, the premier accrediting body for U.S. higher education