Grand Valley State University

Overview

Student Population
24,677
National Rank
#472
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
Level of Study 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 17,133 prospective students applied, and 14,178 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 4,311 enrolled in the school.  20,653 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,024 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $12,484 plus fees of $0. GVSU is ranked 472 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 1050/1240
ACT 21/27
GPA 3.52
Applications Accepted
82.8% 
Grand Valley State University overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Michigan Resident Tuition
$12,484
In State Costs for Grand Valley State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$700
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $9,364
Budget for Other Expenses$2,400
Total One Year Cost$24,948
Out of State Tuition
$17,762
Out of State Costs for Grand Valley State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$700
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $9,364
Budget for Other Expenses$2,400
Total One Year Cost$30,226

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.