Vanja  Vidojevic Grand Valley Admissions

Vanja Vidojevic

Class Year:
2015

Hometown:
Belgrade, Serbia

Major:
International Business, Accounting

Why did you choose to attend Grand Valley?
I was looking at universities that are affordable, diverse, and things like that. Grand Valley fit into every single category, so that's why I picked Grand Valley.

How did Grand Valley aid you throughout your enrollment process?
I was in touch with Grand Valley State and the Padnos International Center all throughout the process. They help in case you don't get a visa.

What do you like best about Grand Valley?
I really value the things that are affordable and that can help me get a better education and get better grades. It's really nice that Grand Valley offers a lot of resources that are free.

How has the Padnos International Center assisted you in adjusting to life in the United States?
They have this international student orientation process, which is a nice thing to have when you first come. It helps you integrate better into the United States culture.

How has Grand Valley's faculty made a difference in your college experience?
They are always there for you. The faculty at Grand Valley is just amazing.

How have you benefited from Grand Valley's liberal education foundation?
The liberal education system is really helpful because it develops the way you think. You get to really grow as an individual and meet a lot of different groups on campus.

What advice would you give to prospective international students?
The most important thing is to be very open-minded and accepting of everybody's differences.

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