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"The education I received has helped mold me into the leader I am today and into the person I am today. I've had such a positive experience at GVSU that I just know it's going to continue to impact my career and impact my personal life." - Mercedes Barragon, '10, senior communications specialist at Spectrum Health Watch video


Health Forum event will detail Zika virus

Panelists will discuss the Zika virus and its impact locally and globally during an event March 3.

Former president announces fund to honor son's memory

President Emeritus Arend D. Lubbers said the "be nice." fund was a natural fit to honor Andy.

New book highlights the life and art of Mathias J. Alten

"Mathias J. Alten: An Evolving Legacy" will debut during a community open house March 3.

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Winter 2017

Mid-term Grades Due from Faculty

February 28 by 12:00 pm

Mid-term Grades Available to Students

March 2

Spring Break

March 5 - 12

Drop with a "W" Grade Deadline

March 10

Examinations and Semester Ends

April 24 - 29


April 28 - 29

Grades Due from Faculty

May 2 by 12:00 pm

Grades Available to Students

May 4

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“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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Only 'alumni' photo I got this weekend. #anchorup #GVAlums #lakerforalifetime #NIRSA2017


GVSU prof Nick Baine discussing engineering careers with @grandvillehs students. #STEM #highdemand


8:47 a.m. I realized photography was my calling. #BacktotheFuture #GreatScott @GVSU


GVSU sunrise never fails to amaze me ☀️❤️⚓️

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