For the health and safety of the Grand Valley community, remote academic instruction will continue through April 25. The Admissions office is available to answer calls Mon.-Fri. from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 616-331-2025 or 1-800-748-0246 or email email@example.com. Additional instructions and updates at www.gvsu.edu/coronavirus
Resources available to students
Internet Access/Laptop Access
A limited number of laptops are available for loan. Visit gvsu.edu/library for details, as the library is currently closed. If you do not have internet access at your home, many internet providers provide low-cost, high-speed internet access for qualifying customers. If you live in a Comcast/Xfinity service area, if you qualify you may receive two months of the Internet Essentials plan free. Details are available at https://internetessentials.com/. If you live in a Charter service area, call 844-488-8395 for two free months of service. Several other providers have similar programs. Please contact your internet provider for options on service.
A wide variety of food access resources are available to students, but the on-campus food pantry, Replenish, is currently closed. However, emergency meal requests can be handled via a form on the site.
A list of food pantries and mobile food pantries is available via Feeding America West Michigan.
Temporary food assistance from the government may also be available if you qualify. Information is available via the State of Michigan Website.
Additional food resources can be found in this article: https://www.mlive.com/news/grand-rapids/2020/03/where-to-get-your-kids-meals-in-ottawa-county-while-schools-are-closed-for-coronavirus.html?ath=0e2fd4f5d2cd8de02197915a4d269348#cmpid=nsltr_stryheadline
Students who require temporary housing can visit https://www.experiencegr.com/hotels/ for hotel options in the area.
Students who require short-term storage of personal property can get self-storage free for one month from UHaul.
Other moving and storage resources can be found on this page: https://www.mymove.com/moving/guides/college-student-coronavirus-resources/