Medical Attention
Grand Valley offers medical services through the MetroHealth Center. Students needing urgent medical attention should visit one of the area hospitals, which include Spectrum Health, Mary Free Bed, Metro Health, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital, Butterworth Hospital and Saint Mary’s Health Center. In case of an emergency in the United States, dial 911.
Department of Public Safety
The Department of Public Safety, whose job is to provide a safe and secure environment in which to work, live and learn, provides a great deal of information concerning lost and found, citations, parking, emergencies, bike register, crime statistics and more. Feel free to check out their website for more information concerning public safety at Grand Valley.
All J-1 visiting scholars are required to have health insurance for the duration of their program. If you need to purchase health insurance, please contact Troy VanKoevering
GVSU does not require any immunizations.


Page last modified January 11, 2013