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


Health Forum of Northern Michigan

October 29, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM

FUSE Conference

October 30, 2019 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Scholarship Success Workshop

November 6, 2019 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

National Rural Health Day Celebration

November 12, 2019 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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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).

Back to School Fun at Welcome Back Week

October 01, 2019

Donations from local businesses for Welcome Back Week included wine tastings at Left Foot Charley or the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail, five sessions at Yen Yoga and Fitness, lift tickets to Shanty Creeks, etc.

Soft Skills in a Hard World

September 23, 2019

It's easy to imagine being an attorney is just like what we see on Netflix, a daily experience of courtroom drama, successes achieved only with the perfect winning strategy. This pop culture image is powerful but after speaking with Josh Havens, attorney

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