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Once You Live it, You’ll Love it.

More than just a dot on a map or a pit stop on the way to your future, Graceland is an experience. It’s a place where passionate, open-minded, dedicated and caring students, faculty and staff come to build a community that will help change the world — and has since 1895.

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Find Your Path

With over 35 areas of study, including nine pre-professional programs, 31 undergrad majors, three master’s degrees and a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree, at Graceland, you’ll be sure to find a direction that’s right for you in one of our undergraduate, graduate and online programs.

The Numbers Say It All

Lamoni Campus

38

States and territory

2020-21

Admissions

99%

Of Students Receive Financial Aid

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Student Life

42+ Student Clubs and Organizations

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Gracelanders Say It Best

Attending Graceland University was one of the best decisions of my life. Something that attracted me about Graceland University was the cultural diversity. I never felt alone because I was always surrounded by amazing individuals from all over the world. I was able to get my education and learn from other cultures. Graceland tailored me to the man that I am today. Because of my experience at Graceland, I was able to find a career doing what I love. I was also able to make friends who turned into family.

Christopher M. Gbelay '15 MHSS Employment Specialist, Chesterfield County Psychology
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Gracelanders Say It Best

What makes Graceland so special for me is the people, their love for the institution and the endless opportunities that present themselves with the sole purpose of helping you become a better you. The one thing that made me love Graceland is how much your professors care about you and how passionate they are at guiding you to excel in every aspect. Every student has the opportunity to connect with their professors and create a strong relationship that lasts even after you graduate.

Etna Zeneli '20 Technical Consultant, Perficient Computer Science and Information Technology
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Gracelanders Say It Best

Graceland University education and lifelong practical experience are a cornerstone of what I am doing today. My classmates, colleagues, my students, and their families have given me the motivation to enjoy the “journey.” And I believe that one day I will be back!

Ioseb Gabelaia, PhD '16 Visiting Lecturer, Transport and Telecommunication Institute Communications, M.Ed in Instructional Leadership
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Gracelanders Say It Best

Graceland felt like my little home away from home and it's the people that made it the most special.

Bridget Wyatt '19 Office Services Assistant, Cricket Australia Business Administration and Sport Management
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Noteworthy News

Here’s what’s going on at Graceland.

Faculty

Representatives from the MSNHP Program Attend Conference

November 23, 2021

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Students

Esports Competes in Maryville Tournament

November 22, 2021

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Alumni, Press Release

Graceland University Mourns the Passing of President Emeritus William Higdon

November 18, 2021

Graceland University President Emeritus William T. “Bill” Higdon ’49 passed away peacefully on November 18, 2021.

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Faculty

Leon 5-2-1-0 Iowa Grant

November 8, 2021

Kailey Boden ’21 is a part of the Master of Science in Nutrition Program and serves as a graduate assistant at Graceland University. Boden was recently invited to participate in the Decatur County 5-2-1-0 grant meetings in Leon, Iowa. 

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Administration and Staff

Roger Powell Publishes OER Peer-Reviewed Article

November 2, 2021

Roger Powell, PhD ’12, director of writing center and institutional tutoring at Graceland University, has published an open educational resource (OER) peer-reviewed article about growth mindsets.

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Administration and Staff

Ginelle Sakima Roberts Joins the Graceland Development Team

October 25, 2021

“It feels like the right time for me to focus on a different area of service and I wanted to be a part of the dynamic leadership team that is pursuing great things for Graceland.”

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