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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

1 Campus Dr Allendale, MI 49401-9403
Phone: (616) 331-2020
General Site: www.gvsu.edu
Admissions: http://www.gvsu.edu/admissions/
Application: https://secure.gvsu.edu/admissions/undergraduate/apply-index.htm


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Haley from Detroit, MI
  • Jul-28-2014 I am a current student here

    Come into the situation with a positive attitude. Make sure to interact with other people and build connections by participating in clubs in activities.

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  • Amber from Orland Park, IL
  • Jun-26-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Talk to your professors, everyone I have talked to is super nice and open to just having a chat. Leave your dorm door open! Many of GVSU dorms have bathrooms, kitchens and even private bedrooms, leaving the door open is key to meeting new people!

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  • Gaby from Wyoming, MI
  • May-26-2014 I am a current student here

    Don't be shy, explore the campus and all that it has to offer! You are sure to find a group that you can connect with and call your family!

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  • Stephanie from Grand Rapids, MI
  • May-13-2014 I am a current student here

    Be involved! There are over 200 on campus groups to join. These will help you meet people, as well as make connections. There is surely something for everyone!

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  • Cassidy from Commerce Township, MI
  • Apr-17-2014 I am a current student here

    Be sure to apply early. Grand Valley is an attractive school for up and coming scholars, making it difficult to be accepted if you're not at the top of the grid. My advice is to take all the money you can - GVSU is an expensive school, but it is definitely worth it.

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