GVSU student nurses partner with medical students from Michigan State University and pharmacy students from Ferris State University in one of the biggest inter-professional experience days held in Grand Rapids.  


Read the full article on Mlive: "Healthy collaboration: Nursing, pharmacy and medical students learn to work together" 

Welcome to the Kirkhof College of Nursing

The Kirkhof College of Nursing (KCON) at Grand Valley is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and recognized for outstanding teaching, scholarship, service, and practice. The Kirkhof College of Nursing is located in the Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences in downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan.

The Kirkhof College of Nursing offers admission to qualified undergraduate students through its traditional prenursing, freshman, transfer, second degree, and RN to BSN entry points. Admission to the undergraduate nursing major is selective and highly competitive.

All nursing degree programs offered by Grand Valley State University Kirkhof College of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

  Academic ProgramsAcademic Programs: The Kirkhof College of Nursing offers the following programs:

Application DeadlinesApplication Deadlines: The application period for the Spring/Summer 2015 Second Degree BSN program will be January 1-15th, 2015. The application period for the Winter 2015 BSN Traditional program will be August 16-31st, 2014.
Office of Student ServicesOffice of Student Services: The Kirkhof College of Nursing (KCON) Office of Student Services (OSS) provides advising assistance and information to current and prospective students. Call (616)331-7160 for an advising appointment. 
Upcoming sessionsUpcoming Information Sessions: Are you considering attending GVSU? Would you like information regarding the nursing program, curriculum, and admission requirements?  Come see us! 
  • BSN for Traditional and 2nd Degree Students
    Both sessions are offered on the following dates in the Center for Health Sciences building from 4:00-5:00 pm.

    Tuesday, September 2, 2014
    Friday, October 10, 2014
    Thursday, November 13, 2014
    Tuesday, November 25, 2014

    Please register for an upcoming session: Sign Me Up!


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