Gift Impact

Student Impact
The stories below show just a few examples of how Grand Valley supporters are touching the lives of students every day.


Claire Wilcox Impact Story


Meijer Lecture Patrick Doyle


David Harris


Elizabeth Blair


Bridget Deming


Joe Gibson


Community Impact
Grand Valley delivers an outstanding return on investment to supporters and is recognized as a top performing public university in Michigan and beyond.

  • $730 million in West Michigan economic impact
  • 10,707 West Michigan jobs attributed to GVSU
  • 86% of graduates employed in Michigan
  • Top 5  Public Regional Universities in the Midwest
  • One of "America's 100 Best College Buys"

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