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Declining demographic, better economy impact enrollment

To compete, West Michigan colleges and universities are increasing their recruitment efforts.

August 22, 2014
Students are beginning to take their seats as college classes kick off for the fall semester, but enrollment may face challenges in the future. Read More

Undocumented immigrants face higher tuition at some schools

Some argue Michigan needs all the knowledge workers it can find.

LANSING — A college acceptance letter isn’t always all it’s cracked up to be. Read More

Higher education giving reaches record levels

U.S. charitable funding hits $33.8B in 2013; GVSU sets a record.

February 21, 2014
The record high in charitable giving to colleges and universities is proving that people and organizations do, in fact, value education — but maybe not as many of them. Read More

Four-year degrees are catalyst to economic rebound

May 10, 2013
We are constantly inundated with the storyline that we have a glut of four-year degree graduates who can’t find jobs and will be crushed by student loans they can’t pay off. Read More