Tuition & Other Estimated Expenses

For more information on tuition and fees, please visit the costs portion of the GVSU Financial Aid website.

Students intending to complete a graduate degree at GVSU may be eligible for financial aid. For information on financial support, scholarship search, and filing for FAFSA, please visit the GVSU Financial Aid & Scholarships website.

Note: Grand Valley does not charge a higher tuition rate based on residency. Tuition is based on the program in which you chose to enroll.

Estimated Required Tuition (2023-2024)

Tuition Cost Per Credit Hour

Fall Semester 1
(12 credits)

Winter Semester 1
(11 credits)

Spring/Summer Semester
(9 credits)

Fall Semester 2
(11 credits)

Winter Semester 2
(9 credits)

(52 credits*)








* Total listed above is based on 52 credits. Students choosing to do a thesis would add $2,502 to this total, based on the 3 additional credits required.


Rates for tuition, room, and board are subject to change, at any time, by the Board of Trustees.

Other Estimated Expenses (2023-2024)


Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Student Membership.................................................. $58.00 member

Page last modified June 30, 2023