We make it easy to transfer from GRCC to GVSU

You made a good decision in choosing Grand Rapids Community College as the place to start your higher education. Now it is time to make another good decision by choosing Grand Valley State University as the school at which to complete your bachelor's degree. And if you are ready to transfer before finishing your associate's degree, our Reverse Transfer program can help you get all the credentials you'll need to increase your opportunities in the workforce by simultaneously earning your associate's degree while pursuing a bachelor’s degree at GVSU.

Getting started is easy. Visit our transfer page, call (616) 331-2025, or email [email protected]. Our admissions experts will work with you to make sure your transfer is as smooth as possible.

Transfer Resources

Here's more of what you'll get when you make your transfer to Grand Valley State University.

It Pays to Have a Bachelor's Degree in Michigan


More job opportunities available for bachelor's degree holders in Michigan.

Only 17% of Michigan’s population has a bachelor’s degree, yet there are currently 171,510 more job postings requiring bachelor’s degrees than associate’s degrees by Michigan employers in 2020. 


More money available for bachelor's degree holders in Michigan.

Michigan jobs posted with a bachelor's degree requirement pay an average of $10,000 more annually than those requiring associate degrees. 


Grand Valley can help you achieve both.

There's a reason more GRCC students finish their college careers at Grand Valley than at any other university or college. Grand Valley has the programs, the people, and the resources you need to make your transition smooth and easy.

Source: EMSI, 2020

Page last modified December 7, 2020