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Grand Valley State University Admissions Stats

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83%

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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

Application Fees

$30
Undergrad Application Fee
$30
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
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
Grand Valley State University
  • Located in Allendale, MI
  • Public
  • 24,541 students enrolled
  • 83% admitted
  • $10,716 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • grad who is a college dad
  • Jul-21-2016 I am a past student here

    choose a school with the major you are interested in. otherwise, choose a school with many majors options. minimize your debt by choosing a college degree path that offers great value. balance the "hype" of a school name against the cost to attend. if you don't understand the debt you will in-cur based on your school of choice, research it today. do not graduate with tons of student debt, just so you can go to a big name school! think critically about your decision. ultimately, all college is a business, not set-up in your best financial interest. choose wisely for your best financial interests.

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  • Ashley from Ohio
  • Jan-15-2016 I am a current student here

    It is a large campus, about 22,000 students, so make sure a large school is what you're looking for. General education classes tend to be large lectures, but as you continue on with your major the classes get smaller and the student to teacher ratio dwindles tremendously. I am in my second year and I think my largest class has only about 40 people in it so there is more one on one attention between the professors and students.

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  • Kimberly from Jackson, MI
  • Dec-02-2015 I am a current student here

    Apply early, be careful not to pick downtown classes unless you have time to get there with the bus, become friends with your neighbors and RA, please please please go to academic advisors!

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  • Emily from Eau Claire, MI
  • Sep-27-2015 I am a current student here

    Learn how to cook; you'll grow tired of the options eventually. Finding parking is like a mini Hunger Games. You hear this one a lot, but getting involved in one or two clubs is a great way to find people.

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  • Jordan from Midland, MI
  • Jun-21-2015 I am a current student here

    Get involved! There are over 300 clubs and teams to join, and the bi-annual club fairs held on campus is a great way to see what clubs may be a good fit for you.

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