Student-centered support for veterans in successfully pursuing, or completing, postsecondary education.  


Grand Valley State University
Veterans Upward Bound Location
Community Outreach


  • 180 days of active duty service, with a discharge above dishonorable. 
  • OR Discharged due to a service connected disability
  • OR A member of a reserve component of the Armed Forces called to active duty for a period of more than 30 days
  • OR A member of a reserve component of the Armed Forces who served on active duty in support of a contingency operation on or after September 11, 2001
  • Have not obtained a Bachelor's degree.


  • Participation is self-designed, self-paced, and flexible.
  • Open entry and departure. 
  • Remote or in-person options are available.
  • FREE. All programming, instructional material, supplies, and resources are provided. 

Lakers Together

Contact & Delivery

Winter Schedule

Page last modified July 6, 2022