Grand View University

Des Moines, Iowa

Overview

Address1200 Grandview Ave
School Websitewww.grandview.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Grand View University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Des Moines, Iowa that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,597 students applied to Grand View University. Of those students, 1,469 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Grand View University was $26,922, in addition to fees of $686. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Grand View University.

Grand View University has a 50% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Grand View University acceptance rate is 92%. To put this into perspective, 1,469 of the 1,597 students who applied to Grand View University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Grand View University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Grand View University had an SAT score between the range of 920 and 1,110. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Grand View University was between 18 and 23 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Grand View University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Grand View University, the tuition for in-state residents is $26,922. Combined with fees of $686, room and board costs of $9,178, other expenses of $2,778 and the $824 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $40,388.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $27,608 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Grand View University to $40,388 for out-of-state students.

Students at Grand View University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Grand View University was $4,718 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 39%.

Grand View University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio12:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Grand View University.

Grand View University has a good gender split, with 55% of undergraduates being female and 45% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Iowa residents; in fact, 81% of all students reside in Iowa. However, 16% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Grand View University is 12:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Grand View University to thrive in your studies.

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