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Grand View University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Des Moines, IA

Location and Setting


Des Moines Population
207,510
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
25 acres

Weather

Temperature
10.7 average low in January, 82.2 average high in September
Rain
108 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
Des Moines
Nearest Train Station
35 mile(s) from campus in Oceola

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
50% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through junior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
50%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
night security patrols

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Viking
School Colors
Red and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Bowling x x x x
Cheerleading x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Football     x x
Golf x x x x
Riflery x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x x x
Wrestling x x x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cheerleading x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football    
Golf x x
Riflery x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Wrestling x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cheerleading x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football x x
Golf x x
Riflery x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Wrestling x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, soccer, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, nursing student association, art club, science club, education club, business club
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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