Grand Valley State University was chartered by the Michigan legislature in 1960 in response to the need for a public, four-year college in the state's second largest metropolitan region. Their stated mission is “to educate students to shape their lives, their professions, and their societies.” The university contributes to the enrichment of society through excellent teaching, active scholarship, and public service.
There are 200+ areas of study to choose from at Grand Valley, and a liberal education emphasis, excellent faculty, and hands-on research opportunities. Grand Valley State University offers fully online and hybrid classes and programs.
Accreditation & Licensing
Grand Valley State University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)