Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA
January 2nd
Student Ranked #41
Out-of-State $43,656 / In-State $43,656
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Parchment Member Admission information for 347 students Interested in Grinnell College last year

Academic Performance

29
2034
3.6

Top States

  • 15% Illinois
  • 14% Other/Foreign
  • 12% California
  • 8% Wisconsin
  • 6% Minnesota

Top Majors

  • Political Science & Government, General
  • English Language & Literature, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Economics, General
  • History, General

Demographics

54% female
46% male
  • 50% Caucasian
  • 15% East Asian
  • 6% Hispanic
  • 5% South Asian
  • 4% African-American

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Parchment Member Admission information for 36 students Applying to Grinnell College last year

Academic Performance

27
1932
3.7

Top States

  • 22% Other/Foreign
  • 19% Wisconsin
  • 17% California
  • 14% Illinois
  • 6% Georgia

Top Majors

  • English Language & Literature, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • French Language & Literature
  • Chemistry, General
  • Public Relations/Image Management

Demographics

60% female
40% male
  • 50% Caucasian
  • 19% East Asian
  • 6% African-American
  • 6% South Asian
  • 3% Hispanic

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Parchment Member Admission information for 38 students Accepted to Grinnell College last year

Academic Performance

30
2120
3.8

Top States

  • 21% Wisconsin
  • 16% Illinois
  • 8% Arizona
  • 8% California
  • 8% Michigan

Top Majors

  • Psychology, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Economics, General
  • Political Science & Government, General

Demographics

58% female
42% male
  • 66% Caucasian
  • 21% East Asian
  • 5% Hispanic
  • 5% South Asian

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Parchment Member Admission information for 5 students Denied by Grinnell College last year

Academic Performance

27
2153
3.5

Top States

  • 20% Florida
  • 20% Illinois
  • 20% Michigan
  • 20% Other/Foreign
  • 20% Washington

Top Majors

  • Psychology, General
  • Communications, Journalism, & Related Fields, Other
  • Computer Science
  • Creative Writing
  • American Literature (United States)

Demographics

40% female
60% male
  • 20% African-American
  • 20% Caucasian
  • 20% East Asian
  • 20% Hispanic
  • 20% Other

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Basic Information
Grinnell College Official Admissions Statistics 2012 - 2013 Academic Year

Application Deadline

  • Early Decision Deadline: November 15th
  • Regular Decision Deadline: January 2nd
  • Priority Deadline: January 2nd

Cost

  • Application Fees: $30
  • Tuition: $43,656
  • Room and Board: $9,614

Admission Overview

  • Applicants: 3,979
  • Admitted: 1,395
  • Acceptance Rate: 35.1%
  • Yield Rate: 30.3%

Enrollment

  • Undergraduates: 1,635

Most Popular Degrees

  • Economics, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • History, General
  • Psychology, General