Dean of Students

Campus Resources

Returning Adult Student Services

Dean of Students Office
The Dean of Students Office acts as a resource and referral center. For assistance or information, call 616.331.3585. The website for Returning Adult Students, or non- traditional students, is

Educational Support Program
The Educational Support Program (ESP) assists students in their pursuit of a degree through an individualized approach to the variety of concerns that all college students have. Advisors are available for academic advising and for help with deciding on a career as well as talking about any personal issues that a student feels the need to deal with. ESP is located in the Student Academic Success Center, 200 Student Services Building. For assistance or information, call 616.331.3401 or visit their website at

Pew Campus Student Services
Pew Student Services, located in 101B DeVos Center, houses several departments including Admissions, Career Services, Counseling and Career Development, Financial Aid, along with providing orientation for transfer students, testing, tutoring, and writing assistance through the Student Academic Success Center.  If you have any questions, comments, or need additional information regarding these services, please contact Steven Lipnicki at 616.331.7220.

Women's Center

The Women's Center is located at 1201 Kirkhof Center on the Allendale Campus. Their Mission Statement is: Creating a GVSU community that promotes and supports the present and future success of women students. Some of the services they provide include mentoring, volunteering, a resource library, a calendar of events and a lounge for students to converse about issues that are important to them.  616.331.2748

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