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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


Scholarship Success Workshop

February 11, 2020 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Networking Night

March 12, 2020 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Physician Assistant Studies Preview Day

March 13, 2020 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

JCPenney Suit Up Event

March 13, 2020 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Health Forum of Northern Michigan

March 20, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM

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In the Business of Charity

December 20, 2019

After graduating from Grand Valley State University in Traverse City in 2017, Earl joined the Goodwill organization as an entry level manager. He was promoted several times early on, achieving his current position in his first 6 months.

Discovering a Dream

December 18, 2019

Shirley Shane did not expect to fall in love with a new field of study in her fifties, but a chance meeting changed it all.

Building a Future, One LEGO® Brick at a Time

December 11, 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.

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