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This ceremonial occasion is observed as a time to welcome incoming freshmen, honor distinguished faculty members, and celebrate the beginning of a new academic year. Read more


Grand Valley, GRPS, Kent ISD partner for national Share Fair event

Grand Valley is partnering with GRPS and Kent ISD to host a unique professional development event.

Football players, video board highlight media day

Laker football media day was held August 25 at Lubbers Stadium.

Parents offer advice to new Lakers

Excitement and anticipation was apparent as volunteers helped new students move on campus this week.

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Fall 2016

Registration Drop and Add

March 21 - September 2


August 26

Classes Begin

August 29

Last day to Add, Register, or Pay

September 2 by 5:00 pm

100% Tuition Refund Deadline

September 2 by 5:00 pm

Labor Day Recess

September 4 - 6

75% Tuition Refund Deadline

September 23

Mid-term Evaluations

October 10 - 14

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About GVSU


“I came here for my first visit and I fell in love with how it looked and the people who were around here.”

Terrell Couch ’17

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Fan Fest 2016 welcomed the Class of 2020. #AnchorUp


Men's BBALL Representing tonight at Fan Fest @GVSU #AnchorUp


anchor up⚓️ #gvsu


Want to know what the bus schedule is like for the rest of the week? Go to the link below to find out!

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