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Allendale, Michigan

Grand Valley State University

Overview

Student Population
25,049
National Rank
#485
Grand Valley State University overview
Location Allendale, Michigan
Online gvsu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Grand Valley State University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Allendale, Michigan, Grand Valley State University is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 17,533 prospective students applied, and 14,184 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 4,117 enrolled in the school.  20,777 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,272 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $11,994 plus fees of $0. GVSU is ranked 485 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Challenging 
Grand Valley State University overview
SAT 1130/1300
ACT 21/26
GPA 3.52
Applications Accepted
80.9% 
Grand Valley State University overview
Applications Due May 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Michigan Resident Tuition
$11,994
In State Costs for Grand Valley State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$700
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $9,150
Budget for Other Expenses$2,400
Total One Year Cost$24,244
Out of State Tuition
$17,064
Out of State Costs for Grand Valley State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$700
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $9,150
Budget for Other Expenses$2,400
Total One Year Cost$29,314

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$44,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
63% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Grand Valley State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 23%
Health Professions 16%
Psychology 9%
Communication 7%
Social Sciences 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=170082 IPEDS survey data for Grand Valley State University.