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Grand Valley State University

Allendale, MI 4-Year Public http://www.gvsu.edu/

About Grand Valley

Grand Valley State University is a 4-year public school located in Allendale, MI. It is a small town college that enrolls 21,019 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat selective as the Grand Valley acceptance rate is 83%.

College Location

1 Campus Dr Allendale, MI 49401-9403

Campus Setting: Small Town

Grand Valley Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Apr 30, 2020

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 23, 2020

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Grand Valley is Apr 30, 2020. There are 0 days left to apply.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications is unknown. There are 0 days left to apply.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Grand Valley ACT Scores


ACT Range

21 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above


21 to 26


21 and Less


ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Grand Valley State University is 24. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Grand Valley. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Grand Valley SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

520 - 620


Reading SAT Range

520 - 630

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Grand Valley State University students is 24. Applicants with SAT scores of 26 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Grand Valley, while applicants with SAT scores between 21 to 26 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 21 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Grand Valley.

Grand Valley Tuition & Fees

The annual list price to attend Grand Valley on a full time basis for in state students is $11,363. This fee is comprised of $12,860 for tuition, $1,840 room and board, $700 for books and supplies and None for other fees. Out of state tuition for Grand Valley is $16,044, the same as MI residents.

Tuition & Fees


In State


Cost Breakdown
In State
State Tuition

Student Life

Wondering what life at Grand Valley is like? There are approximately 24,033 students enrolled at Grand Valley, including 21,019 undergraduate students and 3,014 graduate students. 89% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from MI and 1% percent of students are from other states.


Full Time


Part Time


In State



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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment


Campus Settings

Small Town

Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

In State




Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Apr 30

School Info

1 Campus Dr Allendale, MI 49401-9403

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