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.
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.
Since its founding in 1876, Grove City College, committed to Christian principles, has striven to be equal in academic quality to the finest four year colleges.
When Grove City College was chartered, a broad, Christian-based
cultural consensus prevailed in America. By charter, the doors of the College
were open to qualified students "without regard to religious test or
Committed to the individual freedom that is at the heart of
American life, Grove City remains true to its core values of faith and
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