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Engineering faculty member Samhita Rhodes working with students

Watch finance faculty member Thuy Simpson explain how her passion helps students.

TAKE A CLOSER LOOK

Now that you're considering colleges more seriously, it's time to take a closer look at Grand Valley State University and the effect it could have on your life.

We know you'll find that Grand Valley has what you're looking for from your college experience. So, consider how Grand Valley will help you succeed on your journey — through college, your career, and life. And how your success will impact the world.


ALL SIGNS POINT TO YOUR SUCCESS

Our liberal education focus emphasizes critical thinking, creative problem solving, and cultural understanding — exactly what employers seek and reward.

Plus, our inclusive campus and study abroad opportunities prepare you for life in a fast-changing world, while internship opportunities with local business partners help you gain experience and make career connections.

Alex Case

There is no experience like experience in the field. Watch a video about engineering student Alex Case and her internship at Mary Free Bed.

WE'LL HELP YOU ON YOUR WAY

Nursing students at the CHS building in downtown Grand Rapids.

Faculty members like Brian Hatzel network for you. Watch a video about Brian.

Grand Valley offers:

YOUR JOURNEY STARTS NOW

Schedule a visit to see all that Grand Valley has to offer for yourself and make sure to check out our virtual tour of Grand Valley's campuses.

You can also apply onlinerequest information, or call (800) 748-0246 to speak with an Admissions counselor.

We can't wait to hear from you!

Students on campus

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