Grand View University

Overview

Founded more than 100 years ago in 1896, Grand View offers a high-quality education to a diverse student body in a career-oriented, liberal arts-grounded curriculum in Des Moines, Iowa, a metropolitan area of more than half a million people. Grand View offers bachelor's and master's degrees, and welcomes traditional students and adult learners representing a wide range of religious and cultural backgrounds. At Grand View, students find a winning combination of high-quality programs, experienced professors, and caring individuals. With approximately 2,000 students (around 1,650 full time), an average class size of 16, and a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1, students get to know their professors and other students well. They learn independence and seek responsibility in Grand View's educational environment. Learning is an interactive process at Grand View—students engage in lively discussions, work on real-world projects, and participate in career-related work experiences. Grand View welcomes and supports students from all walks of life, geographies, religions and ethnicities.

Location & Contact
Admissions
Debbie Barger
VP for Enrollment Management
Phone: (515) 263-6012
Email: dbarger@grandview.edu
Address
1200 Grandview Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316
Majors & Degrees
Agricultural/Animal/Plant/Veterinary Science And Related Fields
Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
English Language And Literature/Letters
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
Legal Professions And Studies
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
Mathematics And Statistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, Fitness, And Kinesiology
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Psychology
Public Administration And Social Service Professions
Theology And Religious Vocations
Admissions
Common Application Accepted
Yes
Application Fee
No
Application Fee Amount
$0
Total Applications
1,526
96%
Admission Rate
Tuition & Fees
Costs
Tuition
$29,792
Room and Board
$9,704
Book Fees
$836
Additional Fees
$716
Miscellaneous Fees
$2,898
Total Expenses
$43,946
68%
Tuition
Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid
$19,702
45%
Coverage of total expenses
Student Body
Total Students
1,886
44%
56%
Total Undergraduates
1,761
45%
55%
Total Graduates
125
33%
67%
Varsity Sports
NAIA Division I
Men
Baseball
Basketball
All Track Combined
Football
Golf
Rifle
Soccer
Tennis
Volleyball
Wrestling
Other Sports
Bowling
Women
Basketball
All Track Combined
Golf
Rifle
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball
Wrestling
Other Sports
Bowling
Faculty
All Faculty
381
41%
59%
Full Time Faculty
244
43%
57%
Part Time Faculty
137
38%
62%
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