Apply Now to Spend the Fall 2018 Semester in Detroit
Grand Valley is excited to continue a partnership with the University of Michigan's Semester in Detroit. This provides an opportunity for students in any major to have a rich and unique learning experience, earning 12-15 undergraduate credits, while living in Detroit.
Why Study in Detroit?
- LIVE in a dynamic and diverse urban setting now with community housing.
- LEARN from community leaders, U-M faculty and personal experience.
- WORK in challenging, creative internships with Detroit community organizations.
- ENGAGE Detroit's people, history, experience and promise.
The Semester in Detroit mission is to engage undergraduates in substantive, sustained and reciprocal relationships with the people and communities of the City of Detroit. Combining a semester-long residence in the city with rigorous academic study and a comprehensive community-based internship, SID students become deeply involved in – and committed to – the life, challenges, and promise of this important American city.