International Student Tuition & Fees

Grand Valley State University has been recognized for offering a great value for tuition. In fact, GVSU has been named one of America's 100 Best College Buys for 21 consecutive years.

The estimated cost of attendance for the 2018-2019 academic year is:

Tuition & Fees








Room & Board (on-campus)



Books & Supplies



Required Health Insurance






You can find the current tuition costs under the non-Michigan resident section -

Every year, Grand Valley State University gives the International Merit Award to incoming international students who have demonstrated an outstanding academic achievement record and a willingness to enhance the GVSU community. The value of this scholarship is $5,000 per year, and it is awarded to graduate and undergraduate students. All students applying for admission to the Fall semester and who submit all required items for admission by May 1 are eligible for this competitive scholarship. Scholarship decisions are based on the review of the personal statement and other supporting documents in the application.

Page last modified June 13, 2018