Welcome to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences! CLAS is the largest of Grand Valley's colleges. Our students choose from more than 50 bachelor degrees (and a growing number of advanced degrees) in the natural and mathematical sciences, the fine arts and humanities, and the social sciences. In fact, all GVSU undergraduates build the foundation for their major studies in general education courses offered by our College. It all starts here.
Laker Marching Band
The Olosho Ethnobotany Project
King Lear Teaser
New Music Ensemble Setting National Parks to Music
With some help from the National Endowment for the Arts, the GV New Music Ensemble takes the show on the road in grand style.
CLAS Innovation Fund
CLAS Endowed Scholarship
Rachel Schwallier, GVSU Alumna ('04, Biology major), has received a prestigious P.E.O. Scholar Award to support her doctoral work at Leiden University and Naturalis Biodiversity Center in the Netherlands. Schwallier studies the diversification
Kierra Washington, Athletic Training
Locked in Virtual Space
Professor Tim Evans has emerged from his big adventure at NASA.
Prof. Sok Kean Khoo and students research together