DeVos Place Ballrooms

Ticket Prices

$35 Dinner and Dance
$18 Dance

Tickets are available online. Visit the President's Ball homepage for the link.

NOTE: No tickets sold at the door, please purchase in advance. Absolutely no entry without a ticket. Ticket availability is limited. Must present photo I.D. at entrance. Coat check is limited (not responsible for lost or stolen items).


5:30 p.m.


6:15 p.m.

(Doors close at 7:15 p.m.)


8:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

(Doors close at 11:00 p.m.)

303 Monroe Avenue Northwest, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

2017 Menu

Your choice of:

Chicken Piccata over a zesty lemon sauce served with freshly roasted asparagus and orzo rice with spinach and red pepper.

-OR -

Braised short rib over freshly whipped mashed potatoes and sauteed sweet carrots.

- OR –

Chef’s Choice – Will be announced the night of dinner. (v)

Salad, Freshly Baked Rolls and Butter available with each option.

Coffee Bar with Desserts Served Upstairs


Cash Bar

Evening Entertainment

To be announced!

Award Recipients 2017

Laker of the Year recognizing Ashley Schulte - VAWA Grant Coordinator & Victim Advocate

Student Award for Faculty Excellence (SAFE) recognizing Dr. Jonathan White - Honors College Professor

President Appreciation Award celebrating Provost Gayle Davis -  Senior Academic Administrator

Additional Activities

48 West Photo Booth: 7:30 p.m. in Kirkhof Lobby

Candy Table: 8:30 p.m. in DeVos Place Lobby

ShutterBooth: 8:30 p.m. in DeVos Place Lobby

Swing Dancing: 8:30 p.m. in River Overlook

Page last modified June 22, 2017