​Current Students ​​​​​​

Every student’s story is different, and how you choose to take advantage of the numerous opportunities to learn, grow and flourish is up to you. Each year, our students travel the world to experience new cultures, languages and people. We encourage you to read their stories as you begin to plan your own adventure! 

Students & Alumni Profile
  • ​I’ve lived all over the world and believe that the true purpose of education is to feed and educate the whole person. At Grove City College I found the emphasis on the humanities I wanted and the Christian environment I needed.

    I was able to examine, reflect and appreciate what I learned from past generations — the values that were passed on to me and the sense of honor and respect that helped me to become the person I am today.

    I enjoyed living, working and learning ...Read More

  • ​I grew up in Anchorage, Alaska, and knew that I wanted to go to a conservative private Christian college in the lower 48 – perhaps on the west coast somewhere. I also knew I wouldn’t settle for anything less than the best and most rigorous academics.

    I chose Grove City College because in my mind nothing can compare with it. Where else can you get such a great education, in a conservative and Christian environment at such a low cost? I looked at other options, but found none.
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  • Why did you choose to study abroad?
    Coming into college I knew that I had to study abroad. I have always loved to travel and experience new cultures so studying abroad seemed like a done deal. It truly did not matter to me where or when; I just knew that I would not graduate without that international experience under my belt. 

    How did you choose the country you went to?
    When I began to really buckle down and research countries/cities a...Read More

  • Why did you choose to study abroad?
    I chose to study abroad because I wanted to experience a new culture and find a new way of thinking, and to take full advantage of traveling as a student and experiencing a semester unlike previous semesters. Studying abroad was an adventure that I knew would be unlike any I had embarked on before.

    How did you choose the country you went to?
    I have always had a passion for Latin America, as it seemed t...Read More