Financial Aid and Scholarships

Named one of America's 100 Best College Buys 19 years in a row, Grand Valley State University is a great place for students to invest in their futures. The Financial Aid Office can help you maximize your investment by working with you to determine how to most effectively meet your unique needs — everything from assisting you with both the financial aid process and scholarships, to student employment and financial literacy

Financial Aid

The process of applying and receiving financial aid can be complicated. Our goal is to make it as straight forward as possible.

Financial Aid Information


Scholarships are a great resource to help reduce reliance on student loans. Grand Valley has a wide variety of scholarships available to students.

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Filing your Free Application for Financial Aid (FAFSA) will allow our Financial Aid Office to offer you the most in grants, scholarships, loans, and work study. 

Learn About FAFSA