Campus Support

The following departments have designated staff members who are committed to creating welcoming and supportive office environments for undocumented students. Click a department to view the contact information, location, and website. Contact Adriana Almanza, Undocumented/DACA Student Resource, at or (616) 331-2177 for assistance navigating Grand Valley services/resources.

Contact: Salvador Lopez (

300 Student Services Building, 616-331-2025

Admissions Office

Admissions & Undocumented Students

Contact: Carlos Martinez (

101B Richard M DeVos Center (Pew Campus), 616-331-6708

Career Center

Contact: Nicholas Debernadrdi (

204 Student Services Building, 616-331-3266

University Counseling Center

Laker Familia Lunch Discussion

Contact: Adriana Almanza (

1240 Russel H. Kirkhof Center, 616-331-3195

Office of Multicultural Affairs

Contact: Sharalle Arnold (

0074 Kirkhof Center, 616-331-7867 or 616-331-2748


Contact: Takeelia Garrett ( )

202 Student Services Building, 616-331-2491

Student Ombuds