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Most Helpful Review for Grand Valley State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Alie from Michigan
  • 45 out of 46 people found this review helpful

The professors are very knowledgeable and make time to help you if you don't understand or just have a question. Each class I take regarding my major just makes me want to learn more! Even the other classes are interesting! You can sign up for a tutor for free if you need more help. They are really nice. For papers of all kinds, you can take it to the writing center for suggestions, help, reference work, for free as well.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • Anonymous
  • May-09-2017 I am a current student here

    Coming to Grand Valley was the best decision of my life! They make you feel so welcome and strive to help you succeed. Their academic programs are top notch as well.

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  • Rachel from Kentwood, MI
  • Jan-26-2017 I am a current student here

    Being a transfer student, I was a little nervous about attending such a pristine university, but I have felt nothing but love and support from my fellow Lakers. GV has a great Bio program with professors who really care about your education. I am so proud to call myself a Laker!

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  • grad who is a college dad
  • Jul-21-2016 I am a past student here

    beautiful campus with modern facilities. many major programs. relatively affordable, best value for your dollar, particularly the honors program.

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

    Grand Valley State is one of the most beautiful campuses inside and out. Not only am I attracted to the nature that surrounds me, but the student-faculty relationship is like no other. Students here care about the importance of their studies and the faculty helps students reach their highest potentials.

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  • Mitchell from Spring Lake, MI
  • Dec-18-2015 I am a current student here

    Grand Valley has a beautiful campus that is well kept up and very friendly. The students and staff always seem to have a smile on their faces. Professors seem to care about each student and try to give attention when needed.

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  • Gianna from Grosse Pointe, MI
  • Dec-14-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Beautiful, campus filled with smiling faces. Had a great time visiting friends here, hope to attend next year.

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

    An amazing school with a variety of resources for every student. For the most part, the faculty and staff really cares about the students and their individual success. Also, the campus is the most beautiful I have ever seen (even those from other schools agree).

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

    Grand Valley is a huge college, but still able to make your experience feel at home and personal. The food options could be better, but an easy trip to Meijer on the 50 can fix that. The faculty and your advisors really do care about you.

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

    Grand Valley offers a rich education in liberal arts, as well as excelling in certain fields, such as nursing, teaching, and engineering. The campus is open and well-kept, and the students and faculty are very friendly. The living areas and dining options both on and off campus are of great quality.

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  • Lindsay from Portage, MI
  • Feb-22-2015 I am a current student here

    My undergraduate education at GVSU has helped me to get accepted to one of the top MSW programs in the country! I love the small class sizes and caring faculty. Overall i have had a fantastic experience here, Go Lakers!

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