School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Grand Valley State University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address1 Campus Dr, Allendale, MI 49401-9403
Admission Information
Online Application
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryDoctoral/Research University
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Grand Valley State University is 91.65% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 24.20%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate91.65 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)24.20 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

GVSU's 2023 tuition & fees is $13,952 for Michigan residents and $19,856 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 1.16% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($19,628).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $17,904 for Michigan residents and $18,456 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 3.08% compared to the last year's rate.
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$13,952$19,856
Graduate Tuition & Fees$17,904$18,456
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 22,406 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,187 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. GVSU has 19,379 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,027 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students22,406
Undergraduate Students19,379
Graduate Students3,027
Online Enrollment1,187

Degree Information and Campus Life

GVSU offers 157 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 1 out of the 157 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by GVSU
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs157 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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