Students have the option of splitting any remaining balance on their
account into four monthly payments throughout the semester. The first
payment is due by the first payment deadline of each semester with a
one-time $40 fee. Additional payment information can be found at www.gvsu.edu/studentaccounts.
Online via check or credit card, in person at the
Records/Student Assistance windows in Allendale or on the Pew Campus
Downtown, by phone at 1-800-789-1923, or a check can
be mailed to Student Accounts.
Cash and check payments can be made in-person on the main Allendale
campus in the Student Services Building or on the downtown Pew Campus
in the DeVos Building. Electronic payments can also be made on a
student's myBanner; there is a $20 transaction fee for credit and
debit card payments but electronic payments can be made with no
additional charges. Checks and money orders can be mailed to the
Student Accounts Office, and card payments are accepted over the phone
with the transaction fee. The Financial Aid Office cannot take any payments.
If you are already signed up for direct deposit this information is
valid each semester. If you have not signed up for direct deposit and
wish to do so you can on your myBanner under the "Student
The Student Accounts Office stipulates that if an account is paid
with a credit card and financial aid subsequently pays on the account,
the credit card account must first be refunded before any student
refund will be processed.
Financial aid eligibility is the same for students who live on-campus
and those who live off-campus not with parents. If you live
off-campus, and your financial aid is greater than your Grand Valley
charges you will be issued a financial aid refund intended to help
cover the cost of your off-campus housing.