Veterans Network

Welcome to GVSU's Veterans Network

We are pleased to announce that Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA) has awarded Grand Valley State University its highest level of military student friendliness, GOLD status, for the second consecutive year. Additionally, Military Times recognized Grand Valley State University as one of its 140 "Best for Vets" institutions in 2016 for outstanding support to current and former service members. Additionally, Grand Valley has been recognized again for 2016, our seventh and sixth consecutive years respectively, by GIJOBS.COM and Military Advanced Education as a Veteran/Military Friendly institution, based on the University's programs, reputation, resources its support of student veterans. 

In addition to campus resources, Grand Valley has established itself as an important partner and ally to current and former service members in the community, collaborating with numerous organizations that support veteran education, including Peer Advisors for Veterans Education (PAVE), West Michigan Veterans Coalition, Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA), US Department of Veteran Affairs, Consortium of Michigan Veterans Educators (CMVE), Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), and WGVU Public Media Veterans Engage initiatives. Grand Valley has also committed to the US Department of Education's "8 Keys to Veterans' Success."

Grand Valley State University is honored to acknowledge the contributions made by the members of our armed services. To activate your educational benefits through the GI Bill, contact GVSU's Registrar's Office, 150 Student Services Building, Allendale MI 49401. You are also welcome to contact us at 616-331-3327, or toll-free 800-748-0246.

This site can help you find information regarding:

  • Getting Started 
  • Veteran Benefits
  • Scholarships & Grants
  • University and VA Forms
  • Support Services
  • Community Veteran Resources 

To stay informed about events and initiatives related to student veterans at Grand Valley State University, please join the "GVSU Veterans Network" Facebook group page. 

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Page last modified September 12, 2016