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Grand Valley State University at the Northwestern Michigan College University Center in Traverse City serves students in the region by providing selected undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Traverse City and Sault Ste. Marie.

The Traverse City Regional Center of Grand Valley brings the quality of a GVSU education to the residents of the northern region.  Established in 1995 as charter member of the Northwestern Michigan College's University Center, Grand Valley offers a broad range of programs for students.

Full-time faculty members teach, advise, and conduct research in the region. In addition to the faculty, the Traverse City staff provide comprehensive services for students enrolled in 'Up North' programs as well as those students who plan to attend one of the campuses downstate.

Traverse City Programs and Majors

Academic Excellence

Grand Valley State University offers a liberal education focus, emphasizing critical thinking, creative problem solving, and cultural understanding. At the undergraduate level, Grand Valley partners with Northwestern Michigan College allowing students to complete all requirements for their undergraduate degrees in Traverse City.



Physician Assistant Information Session

July 23, 2015 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

For more information about the Traverse City Campus or the GVSU PA Program please feel free to contact us at 231-995-1785 or attend one of our information sessions.  Faculty and staff will be...

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Owen named director in Traverse City

Owen named director in Traverse City

February 27, 2015

Shannon Owen was named director of Grand Valley's Traverse City Regional Center. She joined the regional center staff in late January



February 17, 2015

Apply now for many GVSU Scholarships. Deadlines are typically March 1st for many of these scholarships.

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