Academic Advising for Prospective Students

Preparing for your appointment:

  • UNOFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT(S): If you've taken college classes anywhere other than GVSU please email an unofficial copy of your transcript from each college attended to including any course work that is currently in progress. Send transcripts 48 hours in advance of your appointment so we can plan for your visit.
  • PARKING: To request a permit email at least 24 hours in advance of your appointment. You will be provided with a parking permit via email from ""; please print this and display it in your vehicle's windshield. Maps, directions, and parking details can be found by clicking hereNOTE: no permits are required during the summer as long as you park in a student spot, not faculty/staff
  • WE ARE LOCATED on the Grand Rapids Pew Campus, 1041 L. William Seidman Center, 50 Front Ave., SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
  • You will receive a confirmation email with appointment details once you schedule an advising appointment

We post appointments every Monday morning for the following week.  If you do not see any appointments available, we are only full for the upcoming week- not the full semester. Appointments will be posted on:

-Monday, January 6 for the week of January 13
-Monday, January 13 for the week of January 20
-Monday, January 20 for the week of January 27
-Monday, January 27 for the week of February 3
-Monday, February 3 for the week of February 10
-Monday, February 10 for the week of February 17
-Monday, February 17 for the week of February 24