Grove City College is on a 180-acre campus in the small town setting of Grove City, Pennsylvania, not far from Pittsburgh.
Grove City College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Grove City College does not have fraternities or sororities.
Grove City College has the Warriors for Christ. In fact, more students participate in the Warriors for Christ than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Grove City College include Orchesis, Orientation Board, Association for Women Students (AWS) and Young Life.
The Grove City College community comes together each year for Homecoming, Family Weekend and Presidential Gala.
This table offers information on housing at Grove City College.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for senior|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||No|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||94.4%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||2,249|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||2,054|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||5.1%|
Grove City College offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Grove City College students live on campus. In 2022, 94.4% of undergrads at Grove City College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 5.1% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Grove City College. There are 2,249 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,306 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 2,054 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.
Grove City College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.
At Grove City College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Grove City College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Indoor Track||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Golf||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Lacrosse||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Swimming And Diving||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Equestrian Sports||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Fencing||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Rugby||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Skiing (Downhill)||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
|Ultimate Frisbee||Intercollegiate Club Teams||Intercollegiate Club Teams|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Grove City College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Grove City College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Grove City College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Grove City College, take Interstates 79 and 80 to Grove City, PA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Pittsburgh International airport.
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