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Grinnell College

Undecided Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 2/2
Student Surveys
(in Undecided)
Males: 2, Females: 2
Average Yrs. Completed: 0.5

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Grinnell College
Average of All Schools
Average of schools in class

Carleton College
Oberlin College
Harvard University
Cornell University
Macalester College
Brown University
Carleton University

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.0 High
Actual difficulty:2.1 Low
Students found the coursework to be easier than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect

English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English0-10%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities


Grinnell is one of the least snobby places I've ever been, and even though I was aware of its friendly reputation I was still surprised at just how we...
Grinnell is a great college if you want a small LAC with a tight community, strong academics, small discussion-based classes, close contact with your ...
Grinnell is rich. And this fact matters. With an endowment well over a billion dollars, it's marginally the richest LAC as of this writing, with Wil...
If you are one of the following people, Grinnell will be perfect for you: a) An athlete who enjoys having friends only from your team and drinking he...
Grinnell is a wonderful place, and I absolutely love it, but I will admit that not everyone will love it. I would definitely recommend visiting the co...
I've just started at Grinnell, about to finish my 1st semester. But from my experience so far, it seems that Grinnell can be as good or bad as you mak...
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Top Undecided Colleges (Similar)

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A- 8.5
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A- 8.4
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B+ 7.4
Middlebury College  
B 7.3
Grinnell College  
B 6.9
Carleton College  
B- 6.3
Cornell University  
B- 5.8
Swarthmore College  
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Macalester College  
C+ 5.1
Kenyon College  
C 4.6
University of Massachusetts - Amherst  
C 4.4


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