About Graceland University (GU)
On Campus Housing
Graceland University was established in 1895, that spans 170 acres in the rolling hills of southern Iowa. The university is sponsored by the Community of Christ. It is a beautiful learning campus that creates learning communities where students develop their potential for meaningful, productive lives.
Campus offers more than 50 academic majors and programs and over 50 clubs and organizations. School focuses more on the joy of lifelong learning, the rigor of intellectual discipline, and the relationship of both to a satisfying professional and personal life. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,180 and It utilizes a trimester-based academic calendar.
Graceland offers a learning environment for the residential as well as the non-residential student and has a vibrant Graceland alumni network who are passionate, caring, and dedicated individuals who put their relationships with students first and help in providing them the academic needs.
They have superb facilities like sports complexes, Helen Center for the Visual Arts, the Research Science and Technology Hall, regional performing arts hub, and many more. Its curriculum, firmly rooted in the liberal arts tradition, enhancing different styles of learning and prepares students to become competent professionals
As per the US news it has attained the following rankings -
#105 - in Regional Universities midwest.
#94 - in top performers
As noted above, its rich co-curricular program and career-oriented practical experiences have helped the students for advanced study, for productive careers, and rich lives.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
The yearly rundown cost to go to Graceland University on a full-time basis for 2018/2019 is $42,440. This expense includes $29,240 for educational costs for both instate and outstate, $29,240 for books and supplies, and $8,760 for other expenses in state and $3,120 for outstate. It is advised to have an in-depth understanding of all the factors that go into contributing to the annual cost to attend university so that you can strategically plan your expenses.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$56,138 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Getting a college education is one of the most important investments in your future and Graceland University is capable of providing affordable educational experience through various federal and state grants, loans, and work-study for those who are eligible and they have to meet a net price of $18,923 as of 2018/2019.
Over 98 percent of Graceland students receive financial aid, including International students. They work with the students and the family to develop a financial bracket according to their financial needs.
Such awards are given to those students who have shown exceptional achievement in everything from academics to athletics and visual or performing arts. They are committed to students to make Graceland education attainable and help all students to find their way to an affordable and excellent education.
Graceland University's FAFSA code: 001866.