Mission

Grove City College Mission

Vision, Mission and Values

Vision

Grove City College strives to be the best Christian liberal arts college in America. Grounded in conservative values, we develop leaders of the highest proficiency, purpose, and principles ready to advance the common good.
 

Mission

Grove City College equips students to pursue their unique callings through an academically excellent and Christ-centered learning and living experience distinguished by a commitment to affordability and its promotion of the Christian worldview, the foundations of free society, and the love of neighbor.
 

Values

Faithfulness

By God’s grace, we remain committed to the Christian faith of our founders.  While we continuously adapt our efforts in relation to the realities and challenges of this world, we serve a God who is the same yesterday, today, and tomorrow.
 

Excellence

In everything we do, from classrooms to residence halls, from performance stages to sports venues, we are devoted wholeheartedly to the highest standards of excellence.  “…[D]o all to the glory of God.” (1 Cor. 10:31)
 

Community

We foster life-long community engagement through a dynamic campus experience marked by service, hospitality, and abiding respect for others.
 

Stewardship

We honor the financial support and commitment of families, alumni, and friends of the College by managing our resources wisely.
 

Independence

We value and safeguard our institutional autonomy as a blessing of America’s heritage of freedom.
 

 

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Benefits of Independence

​Grove City College teaches, advocates and operates under the principles of free market economic theory. By putting that theory into practice, the College maintains competitively low costs and a superior academic program.

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Pew Legacy

​Joseph Newton Pew was born in 1848, the youngest of ten children born to John and Nancy Glenn Pew on a farm in Mercer, Pa.

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