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Cardinals Connect Virtually… We Engage

As Cardinals our true nature is to be there for each other, even while we are required to be apart. Here are some of the ways that the SVSU community are here to help you virtually during these times. We want you to join us.  

If you're a prospective graduate or international student, please visit the corresponding website for details and assistance.

This fall, SVSU plans to be fully open and operational, with dedicated faculty and staff preparing for all the requirements necessary to do so safely across academics and campus activities. Learn more about the Cardinal NEST Plan.

 

Connect with Admissions

Our dedicated Office of Admissions team members are here to support, encourage, and assist you in any way that we can. We are available during normal business hours and can’t wait to hear from you! We love engaging with prospective students and you can connect with us in several ways:

  • Chat or Leave us a message (chat available Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. EDT).
  • Schedule a virtual appointment. Find your admissions representative and request a virtual appointment or phone call.
  • Call us at (989) 964-4200. Calls will be answered Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EDT.
  • Connect on social media. 

Email Admissions

Admissions Virtual Appointment

Experience SVSU in a way that fits you best. We currently offer multiple ways to check us out from the comfort of your home, including personalized virtual meetings. We can meet person to person by scheduling an Admissions Virtual Appointment where we use Microsoft Teams (free for you!) to meet online.

Schedule Virtual Appointment

Self-Guided Virtual Tour

We can’t wait for you to be able to check out our beautiful campus in person, but for now we encourage you to experience SVSU through our virtual tour! Our students help you explore their favorite parts of campus and showcase what life as a Cardinal has to offer. You will discover many of SVSU's academic and extracurricular opportunities, as well as our learning, living and social spaces. You can take the tour all at once or jump into whatever section interests you by using the list on the left side of the screen.

Launch Virtual Tour

2020 Best Colleges ranked by NicheThe Nation's #1 Ranked On-Campus Housing

Get ready to unpack, share memorable moments, and develop lasting friendships. With modern facilities, exceptional dining options, and vast recreational opportunities, it is no surprise that when compared to other public universities, SVSU is ranked #1 IN THE NATION for the best college dorms and ranked IN THE TOP 30 for best college campus!

First-Year Students Housing 360s

First Year Suites Living Centers

Returning and Transfer Students Housing 360s

Living Centers Pine Grove University Village

Admissions Podcasts

Our Cardinal Talk podcasts help answer your questions about undergraduate admissions and give you an inside look into SVSU. These episodes feature candid conversations between our enthusiastic students, admissions representatives, and special guests, with each podcast teaching you new tips and information for preparing for life as a Cardinal. These episodes are a go-to source for everything prospective students need to know.

Listen on Spotify Listen on Apple Podcasts Watch on YouTube

Admissions Next steps for Admitted students

At SVSU, we are hardworking, persevering, odd-defying, game-rallying Cardinals. We take on challenges, solve problems, and grow relations that last a lifetime. When you join SVSU, you join our flock. And together, we soar- in academics, local, and global communities and of course, on the court and the field. Here is where we welcome all new Cardinals, giving you details and connecting you with the people who will change your life in the coming four years. So go ahead, bookmark this page and start getting to know us. Because we already know: you belong here, and we can't wait to see you next fall.

Take your Next Steps

Next Steps for Transfer Students

Social Media

Like, follow, and subscribe to experience what it means to be a Cardinal and discover what Red Pride is all about. We love to connect with our passionate students, alumni, and community on our social media platforms and share what makes us who we are. We encourage you to join our online flock so we can stay engaged even when we’re apart!

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We are here for you

Even though we’re away from campus, we are committed to providing you with the support you need to soar. We are here to help you in every aspect of your college journey and have adapted our resources so that any guidance you need is just a click away, wherever you are. We care about staying connected to you during these uncertain times, so don’t hesitate to reach out or check out our virtual services.

Library Services Academic Advising for Current Students Financial Aid/Services Tutoring Counseling

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Admissions Office
7400 Bay Road University Center, MI 48710
admissions@svsu.edu
(989) 964-4200