Division of Student Affairs

The Division of Student Affairs helps students get the most out of their university experience and achieve personal, educational, and career success. The Division is comprised of departments, programs, facilities, and services supported by more than 150 professional and graduate staff. The Vice Provost for Student Affairs and Dean of Students serves as the university’s senior student affairs officer and provides divisional leadership for a staff that is eager to help students find their connections on campus.

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Upcoming Events

Outdoor Recreation Campus Challenge 2019

September 17, 2019 All Day

Alcoholics Anonymous

September 17, 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Nuts & Bolts of Literary Translation

September 17, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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GVNow News

PFAS discussion kicks off Democracy 101 series 

September 13, 2019

PFAS, Freedom of Information Act and media literacy are some of the topics that will be discussed. 

New tradition lights up Convocation ceremony

August 23, 2019

Lighting the letters in GVSU symbolizes a commitment to individual success and connection to campus.

Photos and video: GVSU move-in week 2019

August 22, 2019

The campus community welcomed more than 6,000 new and returning students during move-in 2019.

Move-in begins August 19, President Mantella to participate in her first Convocation

August 12, 2019

Hundreds of students, faculty, staff members and alumni will help students move to campus next week.

Men's club lacrosse coach helps build wheelchair team at Mary Free Bed

August 05, 2019

Coach also brings able-bodied GVSU club lacrosse player to play in scrimmages.

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