Graduate Student Resources

Financial Assistance for Graduate Students

Financial assistance may be available to help you continue your graduate studies at GVSU during the COVID-19 pandemic. This financial assistance is not limited to tuition assistance. The Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships has a short application for students to state how they’ve been impacted. Each individual application will be reviewed as quickly as possible. Here is the link to make a request: 

Please contact the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships with questions regarding financial assistance:
Telephone: (616) 331-3234 or 800-748-0246

Should you be experiencing issues related to housing insecurity, please contact the Office of Housing & Residence Life at or (616) 331-2120.


Health Resources

Health Resources for GVSU Students

Resources for students, including mental health, physical health, sexual health, veteran's health, and more

Tips for Online Learning

Is your in-person class being moved online? GVSU has lots of resources and support available for online learning. The Knowledge Market (part of the University Libraries) has resources to help:

Tips for Online Learning
How to Use Google Meet
How to Do Your Job Online

Online Learning Guide

The Graduate School has put together an Online Learning Guide with tips and resources to make each online learning experience a success. Included in this document: How to Prepare for Your First Online Course; How to Set Up a Home Office for Online Learning; How to Avoid Feeling Isolated in Your Online Course; Tips for Taking Online Classes; and Resources for Online Learning.