The Grand Valley State University (GVSU) is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission; Member - North Central Association. Apart from the Allendale campus, university classes are also held in Meijer Campus in Holland, Pew Campus in Grand Rapids and in centers at Muskegon and Traverse City. Since 1960, the Grand Valley State University, MI has dedicated itself to be a four year college that nourishes the talents of the learners through academic and community service.
Intramural sports and sports like basketball, cross country, swimming, volleyball, and tennis are integral to the student life at GVSU. The university provides an extensive library facility to the students which also include online resource. The Grand Valley State University also houses several student organizations which are related to recreation, sports, academics, entertainment, professional and religion.
The colleges of the Grand Valley State University (GVSU) are:
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS)
The College of Education
The Seymour & Esther Padnos College of Engineering and Computing
The College of Community and Public Services
The College of Health Professions
The College of Interdisciplinary Studies
The Kirkhof College of Nursing
The Seidman College of Business
The Grand Valley State University (GVSU) offers a broad range of programs that cover all major fields of study. A brief summary of the courses offered at the university of provided here:
Auditing Theory and Practice
Field Techniques and Laboratory Methods in Anthropology
Early African American Literature
Modern African American Literature
Research Methods in Anthropology
Public Relations Management and Cases
Media Relations Writing
Advanced Cost Management
Hospitality and Tourism Management
East Asian Studies
Tax Research and Writing
Film and Video Production
Sales, Exchanges, and Other Property Dispositions
Clinical Laboratory Science
Entrepreneurship and many more
For a freshman seeking admission at the Grand Valley State University (GVSU), completion of high school is a prerequisite. Knowledge of English, science, mathematics and a foreign language is recommended. Applicants also need to submit their ACT or SAT scores during the admission procedure. International students have to present their TOEFL score.
The Grand Valley State University provides on campus housing facility to the students. The accommodation options include student apartments and living centers. Rooms are shared by two students. Students are provided with meal plans and have access to the community kitchen.
Grand Valley State University
1 Campus Dr.
Allendale, MI 49401-9403