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FAQs

How do I apply?  And by when?

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Program Eligibility:

Participants typically have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA [Note: those with less than a 3.0 GPA are still eligible to apply but must explain their particular situation.] Applicants should have a strong interest in the city of Detroit and in community-service learning.

Will my financial aid still be in place if I do the SID program?

YES!  You will register for courses and pay tuition through GVSU. The program requires you to take 12-15 credit hours, which is a full load, and therefore satisfies financial aid requirements.

Is there any financial assistance I can apply for?

YES!  GVSU is offering 3 need-based scholarships to cover the program fee.

Who can I talk to for more information or to plan my SID application?

GVSU Contact:

Jennifer Jameslyn
Brooks College Office of Integrative Learning & Advising 
Phone: 616-331-8200
jameslyj@gvsu.edu 

SID Contact:

Craig Regester
SID Associate Director
Phone: 313-505-5185 
regester@umich.edu