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Grand Valley State University's Traverse City Regional Center serves students in the region by providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Traverse City.  

Why Grand Valley State in Traverse City?

It's Convenient, Affordable and Personal

  • The university works with each student to create a personalized academic plan.
  • Community Engagement through service learning.
  • Tuition rates are among the lowest in the state.
  • On-site financial aid and scholarship assistance.
  • Advisors on site to guide students from application to graduation.


Tori Rhodes 
Integrative Studies (formerly Lib Studies) alumna

Justin Sheehan
Allied Health Sciences, Student Testimonial

Karalyn Cain
Physician Assistant Studies, Alumna


Building a Future, One LEGO® Brick at a Time

December 03, 2019

Colorful building blocks of creativity courses here, Human Behavior courses there, all spread out in front of her but some assembly was required. Collins scooped up the pieces, took them to GVSU in Traverse City, and began to construct her future.

A Special Spin on Success

November 01, 2019

Anyone who knows Traverse City native Nicholus Kopacki, accomplished Physician Assistant and professor recently named among the 40 Under 40, might be surprised to learn that he was the type of high school student that almost fell through the cracks.

Award Winning Advantages for Future Physician Assistants

October 08, 2019

After only two graduating classes, this small program in Traverse City was awarded the mantle Most Outstanding Credit Program by the Association for Leaders in Professional, Continuing, and Online Learning (UPCEA).

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