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Located in the heart of Michigan’s second largest city, Grand Valley’s Pew Grand Rapids Campus provides students with access to community resources such as businesses, hospitals, and government agencies for internships and research. See more


GVSU, SVSU face off to raise funds for charity

Proceeds raised during Battle of the Valleys will go to the Laker Children's fund.

Allendale Township approves 48th Street lighting plan

New permanent streetlights will be installed along 48th Avenue by private housing near campus.

Students celebrate founders of Grand Valley

The campus community celebrated the founding of Grand Valley October 25.

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Fall 2016

Drop with a "W" Grade Deadline

October 28

Thanksgiving Recess

November 23 - 27

Classes End and Commencement

December 10

Examinations and Semester Ends

December 12 - 17

Grades Due from Faculty

December 20 by 12:00 pm

Grades Available to Students

December 22

Winter 2017

Registration Drop and Add

March 21 - January 13

Payment Deadline

December 16 by 5:00 pm

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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 got to sit next to T. Haas at luncheon today. That is all. ⚓️ #lakerforalifetime


Happy Founder's Day! @GVSU


Happy Birthday GV, thanks for all the memories, best experiences of my life 💙😊 @GVSU @FAA_GVSU


happy founders day to the always picturesque @GVSU ⚓️💙

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