14,269
Students
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4,850
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Grand Rapids Community College is a 2-year institution located in Grand Rapids, MI, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 143 Bostwick Avenue, NE
Grand Rapids, MI  49503-3201
United States
Contact Ms. Diane Patrick
Director of Admissions
Email: dpatrick@grcc.edu
Phone: 616-234-4100
Fax: 616-234-4005

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Library Science Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation And Refrigeration Maintenance Technology Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Precision Production Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,018
Applied
14,269
Enrolled

Applying

0
Application Fee
2.9
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 30th Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,320
In-state
10,860
Out-of-state
3,420
In-district
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Fees

459
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

4,850
Avg. Financial Aid Package
4,760
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
2,764
Avg. Loan Aid
1,051
Avg. Grant Aid
3,984
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
84% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
25%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

14,269
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
1%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 13.68%
Black or African American 8.93%
White or Caucasian 66.54%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.42%
Asian 4.13%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.06%
Two or more races 3.14%
Other 2.77%

Gender

Male (48.41%)
Female (51.59%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Finals Relaxer, Orientation Week and Entertainment Series

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Congress, Phi Theta Kappa, Hispanic Student Organization, Student Gamers Association and Foreign Affairs Club

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
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Softball No No No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Golf No No No
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Faculty

914
Total Faculty
21:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 245
Part-time - 669
Male - 447
Female - 467