Be Prepared for What's Next

Wherever you are in your higher education journey, Grand Valley State University will help prepare you for whatever is next. Our commitment to academic excellence, personal attention from first-rate faculty, and a great return on your education investment make Grand Valley a great choice no matter where you’ve been or where you’re planning to go.

If you’re a first-time college student who’s taken some time off after high school or if you’ve taken early middle college classes, you’ll find useful information on our page for incoming freshman.