2,373
Students
Financial aid thermometer
7,424
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
79
79%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Grove City College is a 4-year institution located in Grove City, PA, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 100 Campus Drive
Grove City, PA  16127-2104
United States
Contact Sarah E. Gibbs
Director of Admissions
Email: admissions@gcc.edu
Phone: 724-458-2100
Fax: 724-458-3395

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,783
Applied
1,424
Accepted
2,373
Enrolled
80%
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Female Admissions

822
Females Applied
712
Females Accepted
87%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

961
Males Applied
712
Males Accepted
74%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.74
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
2 recommendations
Recommended Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen January 20th February 20th
Early decision plan November 1st December 15th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 15th Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 625 537 587
SAT Math 607 534 662
ACT Composite 27 23 32

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

17,930
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Fees

9,770
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

7,424
Avg. Financial Aid Package
7,989
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
7,568
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
0
Avg. Loan Aid
2,936
Avg. Grant Aid
7,424
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
50%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
9%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,373
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
44%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.25%
Black or African American 1.25%
White or Caucasian 91.36%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.04%
Asian 1.68%
Two or more races 3.44%

Gender

Male (51.24%)
Female (48.76%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 95%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Family Weekend and President's Gala

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
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Most popular organizations:
Warriors for Christ, Orchesis, Orientation Board, Association for Women Students (AWS) and Young Life

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
security cameras located around campus and in parking lots

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Fencing No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
Water Polo No Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Fencing No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Water Polo No Division 3 No

Faculty

246
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 155
Part-time - 91
Male - 147
Female - 99