Join Us in the Fight Against Cyber Threats

At Grand Valley State University, we're not just safeguarding data – we're protecting dreams, innovations, and the future. The IT Security Team welcomes you to explore our resources, stay informed about the latest threats, and become an active participant in our cybersecurity mission. Together, we can create a digital landscape that empowers excellence and upholds the values of our institution.

Stay secure, stay informed, and stay connected.


At Grand Valley State University, we understand that in today's interconnected world, safeguarding sensitive information and digital assets is paramount. Our dedicated IT Security Team stands at the forefront of this effort, committed to ensuring a safe and secure digital environment for our students, faculty, staff, and partners.

What We Do

  • Cyber Defense: Our team employs advanced tools and techniques to actively monitor the university's network, identifying and mitigating threats. 

  • Education and Awareness: Beyond technical solutions, we believe in the power of education. We attend workshops, seminars, and conduct awareness campaigns around campus. 

  • Incident Response: In the unfortunate event of a security incident, our response team is ready to take action.   If you see something, say something.

GVSU IT Security

  • Expertise: Our team comprises industry professionals who stay ahead of the evolving threat landscape. 

  • Collaboration: We believe in working together. We collaborate with departments across the university, focusing on fostering a unified approach to cybersecurity that maximizes protection.

  • Continuous Improvement: Cybersecurity is an ongoing journey. We continuously assess and enhance our strategies, embracing innovation to stay on top of industry standards. 


This is a reminder that GVSU Information Technology will update your GVSU device and applications through our controlled management procedures and that you should never click on any email asking you to perform an update or download for GVSU supported enterprise applications. 

Page last modified March 4, 2024