Contact & Visit

Campus Visits Contact

Tara Hansen
Admissions Visits Coordinator

Office of Admissions
1607 Robinson Road SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1799



Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center
Jarecki Center
Moose Cafe
Wege Student Center
Performing Arts Center
The new, state-of-the-art, Grace Hauenstein Library located in the Jarecki Center opened in August 2006. With ample parking, many meeting rooms, and the latest technology, it is now the most popular meeting place on the campus.

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Van Andel Arena
Gerald Ford Museum
Frederick Meijer Gardens
Van Andel Museum
Grand Rapids Civic Theatre
Greater Grand Rapids offers multiple shopping areas, movie theaters and restaurants for students' leisure activities.

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday - Saturday
900 - 5:00 by appointment

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 9-5 weekdays; 10-1pm Saturday
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews

Information Sessions
Not Available


Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available

Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays

Contact Admissions Office

Not during breaks or exam weeks


Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxis, Gerald Ford International Airport, The Rapid bus service. Amtrak train.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From the East: Take I-96 to the Cascade Road West exit (40A). Follow Cascade Road west for about three miles until it merges with Fulton Street. Veer left. Our Hruby Hall, Fulton Street entrance is only a few blocks away, on your left. From the North and South: Take US-131 to the I-196 (Lansing) East exit. Follow I-196 and exit at Fuller Avenue. Turn right (south) on Fuller and go three blocks to Fulton Street. Turn left. Our Hruby Hall, Fulton Street entrance is only four blocks away, on your right. From the West: Get to either US-131 or I-196 and follow the directions found immediately above. From the Chicago Area: Take I-94 into Michigan and exit onto I-196 in the Benton Harbor/St. Joseph area. Follow I-196 into Grand Rapids and exit at Fuller Avenue. Turn right (south) on Fuller and go three blocks to Fulton Street. Turn left. Our Fulton Street entrance is only four blocks away on your right.

Local Accommodations
List of Hotels and Motels in the Grand Rapids area: Amway Grand Plaza Hotel (Pearl at Monroe, 800-253-3590); Best Western Midway Hotel (4101 28th St. SE, 800-528-1234); Comfort Inn (4155 28th St. SE, 800-221-2222)mention Aquinas College and receive a discount; Days Inn Airport (5500 28th St. SE, 800-325-2525); Days Inn Downtown (310 Pearl St. NW, 800-325-2525); Exel Inn of Grand Rapids (4855 28th St. SE, 800-356-8013); Grand Rapids Airport Hilton Inn (4747 28th St. SE, 800-253-8362); Hampton Inn- Grand Rapids (4981 28th St. SE, 800-426-7866); Harley Hotel of Grand Rapids (4041 Cascade SE, 800-321-2323); Holiday Inn Airport East 3333 28th St. SE, 800-HOLIDAY); Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza (5700 28th St. SE, 800-HOLIDAY); Holiday Inn North (270 Ann St. NW, 800-HOLIDAY); Holiday Inn South (255 28th St. SW, 800-HOLIDAY); Lexington Hotel Suites (5401 28th Ct. SE, 800-441-9628); Main Street Inn (5175 28th St. SE, 800-533-3714); New Englands Suites Hotel (2985 Kraft Avenue SE, 616-940-1777); President Inn (3221 Plainfield NE, 800-445-5004); Quality Inn Terrace Club (4495 28th St. SE, 800-221-2222); Radisson Hotel Grand Rapids (11 Monroe Avenue NW, 800-333-3333); Red Roof Inn (5131 28th St. SE, 616-942-0800).


Applicants: 2,602
Acceptance Rate: 71%
Average HS GPA: 3.46



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