Welcome to Grand Valley State University Battle Creek Regional Outreach Center

Grand Valley State University Battle Creek Regional Outreach Center supports career exploration and provides individualized educational planning assistance to facilitate educational goal attainment. The center also supports the educational goals of K-12 students, transfer students, and adults in the community, while providing resources to assist Battle Creek Public Schools in their district transformation.

Our center staff would love to serve and help you with your educational goals including:

  • College and career exploration
  • College admission application and essay support
  • College advising
  • Assistance with FAFSA completion and support
  • Scholarship application and essay support


To set up an appointment with one of our center advisors, either through a socially distant in-person session, video, or by phone, please email gvsubattlecreek@gvsu.edu or call at 616-331-7610.

Appointments are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. 

Set Up Your Appointment Today!
Set Up Your Appointment Today!

Upcoming Educational Events


Six high school seniors from Battle Creek plan to attend Grand Valley in fall 2020

Battle Creek high school students earn scholarships through W.K. Kellogg partnership

Posted: May 29, 2020

Six high school seniors from Battle Creek interested in pursuing education, nursing or health professions received scholarships to attend Grand Valley in fall 2020 through a partnership among the university, Battle Creek Public Schools and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. 

Learn more at https://www.gvsu.edu/gvnext/2020/battle-creek-high-school-students-earn-scholarships-through-11559.htm

Battle Creek Public Schools partnered with GVSU and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to positively impact education in the community by implementing the following initiatives:


Supporting Battle Creek Public Schools Educators:

  • Project-Based Learning
  • High-Leverage Teaching Practices
  • Student Teacher Pipeline
  • Paraprofessional Pathway
  • New Teacher Mentoring

Preparing Battle Creek Public School Students for Careers in Health, Education, and STEM:

  • Dual Enrollment Courses - Allied Health and Education
  • Career Exploration Summer Camps (sHaPe, STEPS, EXCEL)
  • Freshman Health Career Exploration Fair
  • STEM Innovation Center