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Total Enrollment 23,350
Undergraduate 20,405
Graduate 2,945
Men 8,837
Women 14,513

GVSU Student Population

There are 23,350 students including 20,405 undergraduate and 2,945 graduate students at Grand Valley State University for academic year 2020-2021. By attending status, there are 19,459 full-time and 3,891 part-time students with gender distribution of 8,837 male and 14,513 female students. Grand Valley State University is offering the distance learning opportunity (online degree program) and total 3,726 students have enrolled online program exclusively.

Student Gender Distribution

Grand Valley State University has a total enrollment of 23,350 with a gender distribution of 37.85% male (8,837 students) and 62.15% female (14,513 students). There are 8,040 male and 12,365 female students in undergraduate school and 797 male and 2,148 female students are attending graduate school at Grand Valley State University.
Student Population By Gender
Grand Valley State University
TotalMenWomen
Total23,3508,83714,513
Undergraduate20,4058,04012,365
Graduate2,9457972,148
Full-time19,4597,32712,132
Part-time3,8911,5102,381
[Chart] Grand Valley State University 2021 Gender Distribution of Enrollment

Enrollment by Attending Status

Grand Valley State University has 19,459 full-time and 3,891 part-time students. In undergraduate school, 18,013 students are attending classes with full-time status, and 2,392 students are attending with part-time status. In graduate school, 1,446 students are full-time and 1,499 are part-time students.
Student Population By Attendance Status
Grand Valley State University
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total23,35019,4593,891
Undergraduate20,40518,0132,392
Graduate2,9451,4461,499
Men8,8377,3271,510
Women14,51312,1322,381
[Chart] Grand Valley State University Enrollment by Attending Status

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

At Grand Valley State University, 3,726 students have enrolled exclusively in online courses and 17,669 students have enrolled in some online courses out of total 23,350 students. In undergraduate schools, 19,232 students take at least one online course and in graduate schools, 2,163 students are attending some online courses.
2021 Distance Learning Enrollment
Grand Valley State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total23,35020,4052,945
Online Exclusively3,7262,5661,160
In Some Online Classes17,66916,6661,003
Not In Online Classes1,9551,173782
[Chart] Grand Valley State University Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

Race/Ethnicity Distribution

This section analyzes the student population by race/ethnicity at Grand Valley State University. There are 85 American Indian/Native American, 19,064 White, 989 Black/African American, 588 Asian, 1,351 Hispanic, 20 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and 350 students with other races.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
Grand Valley State University
TotalMenWomen
Total23,3508,83714,513
American Indian/Native American853451
Asian588215373
Black/African American989375614
Hispanic1,351525826
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander20713
White19,0647,16511,899
Two More866315551
Race Un-Known753540
[Chart] Grand Valley State UniversityRace/Ethnicity Distribution

Student Age Distribution

Next table and chart show the student enrollment by age distribution at Grand Valley State University.
Age Distribution
Grand Valley State University
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total23,35020,4052,945
Under 184384380
Age 18-197,1827,1811
Age 20-217,9857,92263
Age 22-244,4683,4481,020
Age 25-291,712849863
Age 30-34689293396
Age 35-39379141238
Age 40-4935698258
Age 50-6413331102
Over 64523
Age Un-Known321
[Chart] Grand Valley State University 2021 Age Distribution of Enrollment