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Grossmont College Campus Life

Campus Size

Medium-Sized Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 12,655 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 1,864 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

56% Women
44% Men


Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $96,677)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $85,954)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Badminton - 9 - -
Baseball 30 - - -
Basketball 21 12 - -
Football 100 - - -
Soccer - 18 - -
Softball - 13 - -
Swimming and Diving 23 18 - -
Tennis 11 12 - -
Track and Field, X-Country - 13 - -
Volleyball 15 15 - -
Water Polo 18 17 - -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.8%
Asian/Pacific Islander 10.2%
Black/non-Hispanic 8.2%
Hispanic 21.7%
Non-resident alien 3.0%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 6.5%
Two or more races 2.8%
White/non-Hispanic 46.9%
Percent of students with disability 4%

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Remedial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Daycare on campus for children of students
  • Library on campus
  • No On-Campus Housing
  • No Meal Plan

Clubs & Organizations

We do not have information for clubs or organizations at Grossmont College

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 2
Liquor Law Violation 0
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 0
Property Crime 4
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Marie from San Diego, CA
  • 1
  • Grossmont College does not offer dorms for its students since it's only a 2 year/ transfer college. However, there are many apartments near Grossmont College that prospective students can look…

  • Jul-10-2012 Read More


Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 3
  • Samantha from El Cajon, CA
  • Mar-21-2014 I am a current student here

    The food is definitely a lot better than it was when I was a freshman, but it is still not that great. I do not eat there unless I have to. I would rather drive to a fast food place too because the prices are extremely high and are not reasonable for college students.

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  • 3
  • Anonymous
  • Mar-06-2014 I am a current student here

    The food is pretty good, just a little expensive.

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  • 4
  • Ariana from La Mesa, CA
  • Mar-06-2014 I am a current student here

    The Griffin Hall is the cafeteria of sorts. Their are 4 choices of food all of it fairly health conscious. Some serve breakfast and lunch while others only open at lunchtime. Their is also a cafe area that serves drinks and small snacks as well as coffee including specialty drinks and baked goods- including the best blueberry muffin I have ever eaten in my life. The choices in the dining hall include pizza & pasta, sandwiches and salads both personal and pre-made, Mexican food, and basic all american like hamburgers and fries. Their are many options for drinks in the refrigerated sections as well. Overall- food can be kind of expensive here but it does all go back to the college and some of the workers are work study students so it all goes back where it should but if you are on a budget I would suggest bringing your own food. There is a microwave in the hall that anyone can use to warm up their own food and seating is vast and versatile. There are snack machines and coca cola machines around campus too.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Ariana from La Mesa, CA
  • Mar-06-2014 I am a current student here

    There is no Greek life in a community college setting other than honors society's which fall under different rules.

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  • 0
  • Tyler from La Mesa, CA
  • Sep-28-2012 I am a current student here

    There are a few active fraternities and sororities associated with Grossmont College, but I hardly noticed any student activity from them.

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