Enrollment Development

23 GVSU highlights from 2023

See some of the top stories, videos, social media and photos that captured life as Lakers.

Dec 19, 2023


Kimmerer: 'What does the Earth ask of us?'

The author of Braiding Sweetgrass gave a presentation before a standing-room-only crowd in the Kirkhof Center.

Nov 8, 2023


Strategic Enrollment Management Plan sees progress toward recruitment goals

Historic enrollment numbers gave members of the SEMP task force an opportunity to celebrate their work and mission.

Oct 11, 2023


Philanthropic Detroit couple opens doors to education for 400 new students

Nearly 400 new students have enrolled at Grand Valley this year largely because of the generosity of a Detroit couple who have expanded access to education for students from working-class families.

Sep 22, 2023


Raising awareness of Grand Valley in India

Faculty and staff connected with 1,200 people during a week's visit to a country that sends 914,000 students to study in the U.S.

Sep 14, 2023


Grand Valley reports record first-year enrollment

Overall enrollment climbs as university welcomes most diverse class in its history

Sep 12, 2023


GVSU pathway program grows with new cohorts of Detroit eighth graders, their parents

More than 800 students participate in program that includes college-readiness workshops.

Jul 27, 2023


National report: GVSU is third highest producer of Latino graduates in state

Grand Valley is the third highest producer of Latino graduates in Michigan, according to a new report by Excelencia in Education.

Jul 19, 2023



BBMS speaker tells audience to get rid of personal baggage, assumptions about students

Adolph Brown, who was the opening keynote speaker for the Black Boys and Men Symposium, set the stage June 14 before he even took the stage at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel.

Jun 16, 2023