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
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.
Grove City College boasts state-of-the-art learning, research and living facilities. Beauty and functionality characterize our living spaces, classrooms, lecture halls, gyms and recreation facilities, libraries and dining halls.
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
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.
The student newspaper, The Collegian, is owned and
published by Grove City College. The paper is published weekly, free of
charge, with the purpose of reporting happenings on campus and beyond.