Advisors for Prospective M.P.H. Students

Need more information or advice? Here's who to contact for all your Public Health, M.P.H. questions.



Preparing for the MPH, the Combined AHS-MPH degree, or other programs in the College of Health Professions (CHP)

  Contact CHP Student Services

  Contact Dr. Ranelle Brew (

Admissions and Applications for MPH and other CHP programs

 Contact Valinda Stokes

  • Email:
  • Phone: (616) 331-5900
  • Address: 113 CHS, 301 Michigan Street NE (Grand Rapids)

The Graduate School - for information on Orientation, manuals, GA postings, and more

Financial Aid for MPH students

Contact our MPH Financial Aid Counselor in the Financial Aid Office

  • Joey Montney (
  • Phone: (616) 331-3234
  • Address: 100 Student Services Building (Allendale campus)

Employment - Log in to Handshake to view student jobs and some GA postings

Graduate Assistantships - GA positions are often posted on Handshake, or check the GA Job Board

Find more financial support resources.

International Students

Contact International Student Services (ISS)

Be sure to take a look at the New Students pages, especially the Pre-Arrival information


Website: Veterans Network

Contact the Military & Veteran Resource Manager

Division of Inclusion & Equity

Specific offices/social justice center contacts.

Disability Support Resources

Academic Calendar, Enrollment, and Student Records

On-campus Housing and Move-in information