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Laker Effect

Grand Valley has earned first or second in the Director’s Cup standings for being the best NCAA Division II athletic program in the nation for 15 straight years. See more


Program connects students and Grand Rapids residents

Students took part in a program to learn about the history of Grand Rapids' West Side.

Grand Valley ranked as a 'Best College'

Washington Monthly ranked Grand Valley as a "Best Bang for the Buck" in the Midwest.

TRIO program earns five-year federal grant

TRIO Educational Talent Search earned a $1.7 million grant to expand services to GRPS students.

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Fall 2016

Registration Drop and Add

March 21 - September 2

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

Mid-term Grades Due from Faculty

October 18 by 12:00 pm

Mid-term Grades Available to Students

October 20

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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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I love my school @GVSU


Here's another great photo of volunteers at @WellhouseGR during Service Saturday this past weekend! #GVLakerEffect


Sneak peak! First 2,000 GV students at Thursday's Football Home Opener. Laker Blue Night #AnchorUp


Still in awe at my campus @GVSU @GVSUStudentLife

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