Grand Valley State University has a long standing tradition and commitment to providing quality education for students. As part of this mission, the GVSU Board of Trustees seeks to impact public K-12 education through its leadership in Michigan's Charter Schools. GVSU's dedication to fostering choice in K-12 education and positive public reform is stronger than ever.
GVSU chartered its first 3 schools in 1995, serving a total of 350 students. In our 21st year as an authorizer, GVSU charters 71 school buildings, serving over 34,000 students.
Click here to view the GVSU CSO Master Calendar of Compliance Reporting Requirements for the 2015-2016 school year.
GVSU CSO earns full 5 year AdvancED accreditation for strong accountability practices, becoming nation's first university charter authorizer to receive accreditation.
Watch this video to see what happens inside the GVSU CSO & how we work to provide high-quality education to Michigan families.