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Faculty/Staff Advising Resources
The following resources can be used by Faculty/Staff academic advisers when assisting study abroad students.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Padnos International Center. Students are encouraged to attend a First Step Meeting or visit the Padnos International Center during walk-in advising hours for a basic overview of study abroad.
Walk-In Advising Hours
130 Lake Ontario Hall
Monday: 8am - 4pm
Tuesday: 8am - 4pm
Wednesday: 8am - 7pm
Thursday: 8am - 4pm
Friday: 8am - 4pm
No appointment necessary!
General Education Requirements
Course Equivalency Process
Students are able to take credits towards their GVSU degree abroad. Some of the courses have been Pre-Approved. For courses that have NOT been pre-approved, students will need to complete the course equivalency process. Here is how the process works for Departmental Course Equivalency Advisors:
STEP 1: Student will contact you, requesting a course equivalency.
Additional Resources for Course Equivalency Process