About Grand Valley State University

Welcome to Grand Valley State University.

Our main campus is located in rural Allendale, Michigan, about 15 miles from urban Grand Rapids, where we have another campus. Whether you prefer a small town setting rich with nature or a city with a thriving economy and culture, Grand Valley has a unique learning environment to offer you.

So take a good look within - this website, the Grand Valley website, and yourself - and consider how choosing Grand Valley will help you find yourself and what you want from life.