Message Resources

Find Your Ambassador Within

For all of the communications we produce, our research shows that the most trusted source of information when choosing a college is word-of-mouth communication. How you talk about Grand Valley State University has a big effect on how people perceive the university.

By knowing, understanding, and sharing our key messages in all of your personal and professional communications related to the university, you help accomplish the university’s goal of enhancing the image and visibility of Grand Valley.

Profile Suggestions

Please help keep the messages fresh by sending suggestions for student, alumni, and faculty profiles to

No one knows the stories and people of Grand Valley better than Grand Valley students, faculty members, staff members, and alumni, and your input is appreciated.

Additional Resources

The resources to support you in your communications can be found throughout this website.

Visit these other resources to learn about the Grand Valley brand and see more examples of the experiences, opportunities, and connections you can find within Grand Valley.

Accountability Report –

Student, Faculty, and Alumni Profiles – 

Success Stories:

Awards and Recognitions –

Sustainability Information –

Diversity and Inclusion Information –

Economic Impact Report -