Welcome Transfers!


Welcome to Grand Valley State University! As a new student, your next step is to schedule your Orientation session. This session will give you the opportunity to meet with an advisor and register for your classes. We look forward to seeing you on campus!


students in the library

Transfer Orientation


Schedule Your Orientation Session

The Orientation fee is $50.
If you are having difficulty paying the Transfer Orientation fee, please contact the Admissions Office at (616) 331-2025 or at [email protected]



Visit our Admitted Transfer Student Checklist for important next steps and deadlines!

All students, faculty, and staff at GVSU are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19, unless approved for an exemption or postponement. Students must record their vaccination status or apply for an exemption online. Our Lakers Together website provides additional information about current COVID-19 protocols and requirements. 


Students and parents at Grand Valley's Orientation sign in.

Additional Information

There is not a Parent/Supporter Orientation available on Transfer Orientation days. The Laker Family Network is the parent/supporter resource for supporting student success in partnership with Grand Valley. 

Page last modified January 31, 2023