At Grand Valley State University, we believe nursing is not only a profession, it is a calling honored by exceptional learning experiences and partnerships beginning in education. We offer dedicated advising, convenient delivery formats, exceptional faculty, significant support resources, and rich learning experiences to help you build and expand a rewarding nursing career.

Why study nursing at Grand Valley State University?


Location

Grand Rapids Health Campus

Located in downtown Grand Rapids, the Kirkhof College of Nursing sits in the heart of the medical mile, surrounded by the leading hospitals and healthcare facilities in West Michigan. 

Leading Technology

Students in a simulated hospital setting

Students learn using state-of-the-art technology for teaching and learning in the Daniel and Pamella DeVos Center for Interprofessional Health on GVSU’s Health Campus in downtown Grand Rapids.

Individualized

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The Office of Student Services assists students through the program, providing advice and counsel. Academic advisors provide individual program plans, relevant clinical practicums, and advising for each nursing student.

Exceptional Faculty

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Learn from exceptional faculty invested in student success.

News

KCON Graduate sets eyes on nursing career early with focus to help community

KCON Graduate sets eyes on nursing career early with focus to help community

When Alejandra Salinas was young, she did not see a lot of nurses who looked like her. During high school, she made a commitment to herself to pursue that career and help her Hispanic community.

Dec 6, 2022

KCON's Mike Stoll Receives Prestigious Outstanding Academic Advising and Student Services Award

KCON's Mike Stoll Receives Prestigious Outstanding Academic Advising and Student Services Award

Mike Stoll, Senior Academic Advisor in the Kirkhof College of Nursing, is the recipient of the 2022 Outstanding Academic Advising and Student Services Award from the Grand Valley State University Office of the Provost.

Apr 22, 2022

BHSH System and GVSU break new ground to tackle nursing shortage

BHSH System and GVSU break new ground to tackle nursing shortage

Leaders have announced the creation of the BHSH Spectrum Health West Michigan Nurse Scholar program.

Apr 12, 2022

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Events

Kirkhof College of Nursing Recognition Ceremony - Fall Semester 2022

December 10, 2022 10:00 AM

The Kirkhof College of Nursing will celebrate our Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice graduates during the Kirkhof College of Nursing Recognition Ceremony.  When: Saturday,...

GVSU Kirkhof College of Nursing Virtual Second Degree BSN Program Information Session

December 16, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

MAKE YOUR CAREER AND EDUCATIONAL GOALS A REALITY IN 2023 WITH A NURSING DEGREE FROM GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY.   Join the GVSU Kirkhof College of Nursing for an interactive, virtual...

GVSU Kirkhof College of Nursing Virtual Second Degree BSN Program Information Session

December 20, 2022 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

MAKE YOUR CAREER AND EDUCATIONAL GOALS A REALITY IN 2023 WITH A NURSING DEGREE FROM GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY.   Join the GVSU Kirkhof College of Nursing for an interactive, virtual...

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Spotlights

BSN Alumni - Overcoming a Personal Health Diagnosis and Filling a Community Need Spotlight

BSN Alumni - Overcoming a Personal Health Diagnosis and Filling a Community Need

Sometimes you just have to find the silver lining amid a personal, tragic health diagnosis.

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Congrats to our Nursing grads! We can't wait to celebrate you at the Kirkhof College of Nursing Recognition Ceremony on December 10 at 10a (Doors open 9:30a) hosted at the Forest Hills Public Schools Fine Arts Center at 600 Forest Hill Ave SE in Grand Rapids. No tickets required!
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The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Grand Valley State University’s Kirkhof College of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
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