About Grand Valley State University

Grand Valley State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Allendale, Michigan. Grand Valley State University ranked 19th in Michigan Colleges and 65th in Federal Region V.
It has a total enrollment of 23,350 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. The acceptance rate at Grand Valley State University is 88.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Grand Valley State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address1 Campus Dr, Allendale, MI 49401-9403
Phone616-331-2020
WEBwww.gvsu.edu
Admission Information
Admissionwww.gvsu.edu/admissions/
Online Applicationhttps://www.gvsu.edu/admissions/undergraduate-application-23.htm
Financial Aidwww.gvsu.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.gvsu.edu/financialaid/netprice
Veterans Tuitionwww.gvsu.edu/veterans/
Athletichttps://web3.ncaa.org/aprsearch/asrsearch
Disability Servicewww.gvsu.edu/dsr/
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Grand Valley State University is 88.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 31.00%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate88.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)31.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

The 2022 tuition & fees at Grand Valley State University is $13,560 for Michigan residents and $19,296 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $17,448 for Michigan residents and $17,904 for out-of-students.
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$13,560$19,296
Graduate Tuition & Fees$17,448$17,904
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 23,350 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 3,726 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. GVSU has 20,405 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,945 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students23,350
Undergraduate Students20,405
Graduate Students2,945
Online Enrollment3,726

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs149 Programs
Number of online programs2 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Master's
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
ROTC
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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