GVSU Has a Disability Services Site
For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit GVSU Disability Services.
GVSU for the Military
While not a "service academy", GVSU does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. There is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit GVSU Veteran Services . For more information, check out our GVSU for Veterans Guide.
GVSU offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, GVSU does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Grand Valley State University
GVSU offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Grand Valley State University
GVSU has a comparatively very large, student body. There were 21,680 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 19,233 (88.7%). Part-time attendance was 2,447 (11.3%).
Grand Valley State University is Ranked #1,729 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, GVSU is about average in terms of overall diversity. We rank GVSU #1729 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Grand Valley State University Competes in the NCAA
GVSU has a total of 809 student athletes, 454 men and 355 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$12,547,047|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$12,519,476|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Grand Valley State University Athletics