Personal Health and Responsibility

Taking care of your health means engaging in and accessing medical benefits, care and resources to help you become and stay healthy. GVSU has you covered.

Student Health Insurance
As a service to our students, Grand Valley State University offers an opportunity to enroll in a Student Health Insurance Plan through Student Assurance Services. This plan is available to any student registered at Grand Valley State University and attending classes.

Faculty and Staff Benefits-Human Resources
Besides the advantages of working in the dynamic world of learning and thoughtful perspective, Grand Valley faculty and staff receive some of the most comprehensive and personalized benefit packages available in any industry. Health Insurance Marketplace Exchange Information

GVSU Campus Health Center-Allendale

  • General Medical Care
  • Women's Health
  • Complete Physicals
  • Immunizations
  • STD Testing
  • Laboratory Services

GVSU Family Health Center-Grand Rapids

  • Annual Physicals and Health Maintenance
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Health Problems Such as Infections and Injuries
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Diseases such as Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Well-Child Visits
  • Pre-participation Sport, Camp, Employment, and CDL Physicals
  • Ordering, Performing, and Interpreting Diagnostic Studies such as Laboratory Tests and X-rays
  • Prescribing Medications, Physical therapy, and Occupational Therap
  • Referrals to a Medical Social Worker and/or Certified Adult Mental Health Counselor
  • Community Resource Referrals
  • Promoting Positive Health Behaviors and Self-care Skills through Education
  • Travel Immunizations
  • Allergy Shots
  • Collaborating with Physicians and Other Health Care Professionals


Page last modified October 29, 2018