Current Students


Find details on amount owed, payment deadline dates and methods of payment accepted by Grand Valley.


Explore and apply for on-campus housing opportunities and roommate selections, as well as find off-campus housing options.


Learn about tutoring opportunities, classroom expectations, course placements, testing-out of courses, transcript and credit transfers and the importance of plagiarism.

Culture Shock:

Investigate resources for transitioning to life here at Grand Valley and in the United States, and discover ways to get involved on-campus.


Scholarships and Loans:

Apply for scholarships and loans available to international students.


Change of Address:

Update your current address for myBanner, the Padnos International Center, USCIS forms and the United States Post office.



Find information on F-1 and J-1 regulations, work authorizations and city, state and federal taxes.


MI Driver’s License and State ID:

Apply for your original driver’s license, renew a current Michigan license or request a State Identification card.


Social Security: 

Find information on applying for your Social Security card as an F-1 or J-1 status student.



See other resources offered through Grand Valley such as insurance, apostilles, notary publics, letters of invitation and letters of verification for attendance and finance.



Locate information concerning bike rentals, bus options, taxi services, car rentals, train stations and airports.



Page last modified March 14, 2014